17-year-old shot, wounded in Little Village

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A 17-year-old boy was hospitalized in good condition after being shot three times Saturday afternoon in Little Village, according to the police, who said it happened just before 5 p.m. in the 2500 block of South Francisco Avenue.

The teenager was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital with gunshot wounds to the groin, thigh and buttocks, police said.

The circumstances of the shooting were not immediately known.

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