13-year-old boy shot on South Side

October 2, 2012 5:35:10 AM PDT
A 13-year-old boy is recovering after being shot on the South Side.

The boy was shot twice in the back at around 7 p.m. Monday near 86th Street and Aberdeen.

Witnesses say that he was riding his bicycle with two other kids when shots rang out. Police say that the gunman fled on foot.

The boy was taken to Comer Children's Hospital in critical condition.

No one was in custody Tuesday.

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