15-year-old grazed by bullet in Belmont Central

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A 15-year-old boy was grazed by a bullet late Sunday night in the Belmont Central neighborhood on the Northwest side.

The boy was walking on the sidewalk about 11 p.m. with a group in the 2300 block of North Monitor Avenue when someone pulled up in a green sedan and fired shots in their direction, Chicago Police said.

He was grazed in the lower left leg and taken to Community First Medical Center where his condition was stabilized, police said.

No one was in custody, police said.

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