Teen hurt in North Lawndale shooting

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A teen was hurt in a shooting Monday morning in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.

The boy, 17, was shot in the upper right leg about 11:30 a.m. while riding his bicycle in the 1600 block of South Springfield, police said.

He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition, police said.

A police source said he was not being cooperative with investigators.

Nine other people were killed and 32 other people were wounded in shootings throughout the city over the Memorial Day weekend, officials said.

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In one of the attacks, a man was shot in North Kenwood after confronting three men trying to steal his car.
A 17-year-old girl said she was forced to put the infant in a carseat after a person she knew kicked in the door of a home in the 3800 block of North Richmond Street and struck her in the head, police said.
The man, 37, was arguing with a woman on the train when they exited onto the platform at the Fullerton stop and the woman stabbed him twice in the neck, police said.
The boy ran home and was taken to a hospital, where he was listed in fair condition, police said.