17-year-old boy shot in shoulder near Humboldt Park Field house

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1400 block of North Luis Munoz Drive | Google Maps

A teenagerwas wounded in a shooting Tuesday afternoon along the main road that bisects Humboldt Park.

The 17-year-oldwas shot about 5:55 p.m. while sitting on a bench in the 1400 block of North Luis Munoz Drive, according to Chicago police.The shooting unfolded betweenthe park’s field house and lagoon.

Several males fired at him with at least one gun, police said.He walked intoNorwegian American Hospital in good condition with a gunshot wound to his shoulder.

Officers took four people of interest into custody. All were released without charges by early Wednesday, according to police.

Area North detectives were investigating.

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