Man shot in leg in Mendota

Man shot in leg in Mendota

A man was shot in the leg Saturday night in Mendota. Police say the incident wasn’t related to shots fired at a building the previous weekend nor to threats a 17-year old made on social media last week against the Sweet Corn Festival. The 47-year old from West Chicago went to St. Paul Hospital.
Mendota police say his wound isn’t life threatening. The incident happened in the area of 5th Ave. and 6th St.