12-year-old shot while riding scooter on West Side

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A 12-year-old boy was shot while riding a scooter early Sunday in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.

The boy was riding a scooter in the 2100 block of South Pulaski about 12:15 a.m. when someone walked up and fired shots, police said.

He was shot in the back and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his condition stabilized, police said.

A 12-year-old boy was shot while riding a scooter early Sunday. | Network Video Productions

A 12-year-old boy was shot while riding a scooter early Sunday. | Network Video Productions

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