Teenager shot in Englewood

A 16-year-old boy was shot Tuesday evening in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.

The teenager was standing outside in the 1100 block of West 70th Street about 6:50 p.m. when someone walked up and fired shots before running away, according to Chicago Police.

The boy was shot in the abdomen and was taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition was stabilized, police said.

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The man, 45, left his car to exchange information with the driver of the striking vehicle when an argument between the two began, police said.
Overwhelmed by fear and anxiety, man considers running away or killing himself.
Days earlier, a shootout between two people left a woman dead and two others wounded, including one of the alleged gunmen, according to police.
About 3 a.m., the man, 35, was in the passenger seat as a female driver was traveling in the 3800 block of South Kedzie Avenue when he was struck in the neck by gunfire.
The officer was treated and released for minor injuries at an area hospital.