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$1M bond for man charged in Austin shooting

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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

Bond was set at $1 million Saturday for a man charged with attempted murder for allegedly shooting a man in the Austin neighborhood last month.

Marcus Woods, 27, was arrested and charged Saturday for a shooting in the 500 block of North Pine Avenue on Aug. 20.

He shot a 47-year-old man in the back about 7:40 p.m., police said.

The victim was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in "stable" condition after the shooting, police said.

Woods, of the 500 block of North Pine Avenue, was charged with one count of attempted murder, police said.

Authorities did not indicate what Woods' motive may have been.

Woods was held in lieu of $1 million bond, according to the Cook County Sheriff's office. His next court date is scheduled for Sept. 12.

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