16-year-old shows up at Stroger Hospital with gunshot wound

The location of the shooting was unclear, but police said the teen was in a vehicle when he was shot.

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A teen boy was fatally shot Aug. 14, 2022, in the Golden Gate neighborhood.

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A 16-year-old boy showed up at Stroger Hospital with a gunshot wound Saturday.

Someone dropped him off at the hospital about 10:30 a.m. in the 1900 block of West Ogden Avenue with a gunshot wound to his elbow, Chicago police said.

The location of the shooting was unclear, but police said the teen was in a vehicle when he was shot. His condition was stabilized at the hospital.

No arrests have been reported.

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