17-year-old boy wounded in drive-by shooting on the Near West Side

He was standing in the 300 block of South Oakley Boulevard when someone in a black sedan drove by and fired.

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A 17-year-old boy was shot July 1, 2021, on the Near West Side.

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A 17-year-old boy was wounded in a drive-by shooting early Thursday on the Near West Side.

He was standing in the 300 block of South Oakley Boulevard when someone in a black sedan drove by and fired about 1:30 a.m., Chicago police said.

He was struck in the shoulder and taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was in good condition, police said.

No one was in custody.

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