Boy, 13, shot while riding bike in Little Village

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A 13-year-old boy was shot Saturday afternoon in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

The boy was riding a bike at 2:39 p.m. in the 2500 block of South St. Louis Avenue when someone got out of a light-colored sedan that was driving by and fired shots at him, Chicago Police said.

He was struck in his right arm and taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was listed in good condition, police said.

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