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Teen boy, 17, shot in Lawndale

The teen boy was sitting outside on the porch Saturday in the 4100 block of West 21st Place when someone inside a black-colored car fired shots.

A Chicago police officer was shot Oct. 18, 2021, in Lincoln Park.
A 17-year-old boy was shot June 4, 2021 in Lawndale.
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A 17-year-old boy was wounded in a shooting early Saturday in the Lawndale neighborhood.

The teen boy was sitting outside on the porch about 3:30 a.m. in the 4100 block of West 21st Place when someone inside a black-colored car fired shots, Chicago police said.

He was shot in the arm and was taken in good condition to Mount Sinai Hospital by a relative, police said.

The teen told officers the gunman was firing shots at a nearby group and was hit by a stray bullet, police said.

Area Four detectives are investigating.