Man shot several times while streaming live on Facebook

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CHICAGO — Video posted to social media appears to show a brazen shooting in Chicago that left a man in critical condition.

Editor’s note: The video above is edited, however it is still graphic. Viewer discretion is advised.

The 31-year-old victim was taking part in a “Facebook Live” video — recording himself and streaming the video to Facebook.

He was standing outside a store at 55th and Hoyne in Chicago’s West Englewood neighborhood when the shooting happened.

He was hit multiple times and taken to the hospital, where he was fighting for his life, according to WGN.

Police said the victim is a documented gang member.

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Editor’s note: The video below is unedited and contains strong language. Viewer discretion advised.

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