16-year-old boy shot in chest on West Side

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A 16-year-old boy was shot in the chest Friday evening in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

The shooting happened at 6:24 p.m. in the 2700 block of West Flournoy, according to Chicago Police.

The boy, a documented gang member, took himself to Stroger Hospital, where his condition was stabilized, police said.

Additional details were not immediately available.

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