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12-year-old boy wounded in Lawndale drive-by shooting

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A 12-year-old boy was wounded in a drive-by shooting Friday night in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.

The boy was on foot about 10:15 p.m. in the 1600 block of South Hamlin when someone in a maroon Pontiac fired shots, striking him in the leg, according to Chicago Police.

The boy was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was in good condition.