Boy, 16, shot in Albany Park

The teen was shot in the arm and face, and taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center in good condition, police said.

A 16-year-old boy was shot March 17, 2020, in the 4400 block of North Pulaski Road in Albany Park.

A 16-year-old boy was shot March 17, 2020, in the 4400 block of North Pulaski Road in Albany Park.

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A teenage boy was shot Tuesday in Albany Park on the Northwest Side.

The 16-year-old was walking about 6:10 p.m. in the 4400 block of North Pulaski Road when he was shot in the arm and face, Chicago police said. He was taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center in good condition.

Area North detectives are investigating.

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