A 16-year-old boy was wounded in a shooting Tuesday night in the West Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side.

The boy was walking when he heard shots and felt pain about 10:50 p.m. in the 4200 block of West Crystal, according to Chicago police.

He was shot in the stomach and was taken to Stroger Hospital where his condition was stabilized, police said.

Area North detectives were investigating.