Boy shot in West Pullman

A boy was shot Saturday afternoon in the West Pullman neighborhood on the South Side.

The boy, described only as a juvenile, was shot in the foot in the 11900 block of South Wentworth about 12:33 p.m., police said. He was also grazed in the torso.

He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in good condition, police said.

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