Boy, 17, shot in Logan Square

A teenage boy was shot while riding in a vehicle early Sunday in the Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

The 17-year-old was a passenger in a dark-colored Honda Accord in the 2500 block of West Cortland at 3:35 a.m. when two people started yelling gang slogans and fired shots, police said.

The teen was shot in the left leg and taken to Saint Mary’s, where his condition had stabilized, police said.

He is a self-admitted gang member, according to a police source.

The Latest
Maybe the show’s creators pushed the envelope just way too far or maybe they are simply ahead of their time.
Enduring sitcom took on poverty, unemployment and racism, as faced by a strong Black family in Cabrini-Green.
Threats and harassment are more common against officeholders who are people of color, a University of Illinois Chicago professor writes, based on in-depth interviews with public officials. As the 2024 election approaches, Americans must condemn violent rhetoric and keep it out of our politics.
Police officials joined Mayor Brandon Johnson and Ald. Pat Dowell (3rd) to announce the plan, which utilizes technology, focus missions, public engagement and accountability.
Seth Jones sees some similarities between Korchinski now and Josi when he was younger, and Korchinski has indeed looked at Josi’s shot as something to learn from moving forward in the NHL.