A 28-year-old man was found in the middle of the street with a gunshot to his head on the city's east side, police said. 

The shooting took place about 6:50 p.m. Saturday on the 3600 block of Fairview, police said, which is south of Mack and west of St. Jean.

Witnesses told police they heard shots fired, then saw a silver Chevy Yukon fleeing the scene. 

A witness leaving the area noticed the victim lying in the middle of the street, shot in his head. Medics took the victim to an a hospital, where police say he was listed in very"critical condition.


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