16-year-old boy wounded while sitting on porch of home in Grand Crossing

The attack happened in the 1400 block of East 71st Street.

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A 16-year-old boy was wounded in a drive-by Oct. 28, 2021, in Grand Crossing.

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A 16-year-old boy was shot while sitting on there porch of a home in Grand Crossing on the South Side Thursday night.

Someone in a black sedan fired shots about 8:40 p.m. in the 1400 block of East 71st Street and hit the teen in the arm, Chicago police said.

He was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in fair condition, police said.

No one was in custody.

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