Boy, 15, shot in groin in Marquette Park

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A 15-year-old boy was shot in the groin Sunday afternoon in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

The attack happened at 5:12 p.m. in the 6700 block of South Artesian, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.

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

Investigators think the shooting was gang-related.

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