Chicago shooting: 12-year-old boy shot near Little Italy sidewalk, police say

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Saturday, October 29, 2022
Child shot near Chicago sidewalk: CPD
A Little Italy shooting left a 12-year-old boy hurt in the 1000 block of West 13th Street, the Chicago Police Department said.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A child was shot near a West Side sidewalk on Saturday afternoon, Chicago police said.

The shooting happened at about 5:08 p.m. in the Little Italy neighborhood's 1000 block of West 13th Street, police said. A 12-year-old boy was near the sidewalk when he was shot in the leg.

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The boy was transported to Stroger Hospital in good condition, police said.

There is no one in custody and area detectives are investigating.

Police did not immediately provide further information about the shooting.