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16-year-old boy shot, arrested during confrontation in Douglas

A 41-year-old man was standing near his vehicle Sunday in the 2900 block of South State Street when he was approached by a teenage boy with a handgun

A 14-year-old boy was shot August 26, 2021 in West Pullman.
A 16-year-old was shot July 25, 2021.
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A 16-year-old boy was shot and arrested during a confrontation with a man Sunday in Douglas.

Just after midnight, a 41-year-old man was standing near his vehicle in the 2900 block of South State Street when he was approached by a teenage boy with a handgun, Chicago police said.

The man, who had a concealed carry license, shot the 16-year-old in the arm, police said.

The teen left the scene and officers later found him and took him into custody, police said. He was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in good condition.

Area Three detectives are investigating.