16-year-old boy shot in Austin

SHARE 16-year-old boy shot in Austin
zzet3.jpg

Sun-Times stock photo

A 16-year-old boy was shot in the leg Tuesday evening in the West Side Austin neighborhood.

The shooting happened just after 6 p.m. in the 5500 block of West Corcoran, Chicago Police said.

The boy was taken to West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park, where his condition was stabilized, police said.

The Latest
Doctor is helping a teacher from China relocate to U.S. and is hoping a wedding will follow.
Plans call for a music hall, housing, park and pedestrian-friendly spaces as part of a 10-year development project that could start as early as 2025.
Fedde strong again, DeJong hits go-ahead HR in ninth to no avail
The three males were in the 1200 block of South Lawndale Avenue about 6:30 p.m. when a vehicle drove up and someone from inside fired shots. Three people were shot and hospitalized in good condition.