Boy, 16, shot in West Englewood

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A 16-year-old boy was shot Saturday night in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.

About 10:40 p.m., the boy was walking in the 6200 block of South Hermitage when he heard gunfire and realized he’d been shot in the ankle, police said.

He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition was stabilized, police said.

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The boy was shot in the back and hospitalized in good condition. A female, whose age is unknown, was taken to a hospital, where her condition is not known.