16-year-old boy shot in Englewood

He was outside about 4 p.m. in the 6900 block of South Green Street when someone opened fire, striking him in the shoulder, Chicago police said.

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A 16-year-old boy was wounded in a shooting Wednesday in Englewood on the South Side.

He was outside about 4 p.m. in the 6900 block of South Green Street when someone opened fire, striking him in the shoulder, Chicago police said.

The teen was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where his condition was stabilized, police said.

Area One detectives are investigating.

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