Teen shot during robbery attempt in Lawndale

SHARE Teen shot during robbery attempt in Lawndale
crime_scene_tape_999x696.jpg

Sun-Times file

A teenage boy was shot during an attempted robbery Tuesday night in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.

The 14-year-old was shot in the shoulder during the robbery attempt about 11:20 p.m. in the 2100 block of South Pulaski, police said.

He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition.

The Latest
Reliever David Robertson walked in the tying run in the ninth inning of the Cubs’ 5-2 extra-innings loss to the Brewers on Monday.
Police identified the shooting suspect as Robert “Bobby” Crimo III, a 22-year-old who remained on the loose for more than eight hours after the attack in the affluent suburb’s downtown area.
Among the fatal attacks, a woman was killed and a gunman was among two others wounded in a shootout Friday night in Chinatown, Chicago police said.
When government refuses to act, it betrays the ideals we celebrate on the Fourth.
The strike also is delaying road resurfacing around Chicago and projects including the Interstate 55 and Weber Road interchange and the Interstate 80 bridge in Joliet.