clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Teen shot in Englewood

The 15-year-old boy was hit in the thigh and taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in good condition, police said.

A teen boy was wounded in a shooting in Englewood.
A teen was wounded in a shooting April 7, 2020, in the 700 block of West 61st Place in Englewood.
Google Maps

A 15-year-old boy was shot Tuesday in Englewood on the South Side.

He was on the sidewalk about 3 p.m. in the 700 block of West 61st Place when a vehicle drove up and someone inside unleashed gunfire, Chicago police said.

The teen was struck in the thigh and taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in good condition, police said.

Area South detectives are investigating.

Read more on crime, and track the city’s homicides.