A 7-year-old boy was injured after he was shot during a verbal altercation between two women on Wednesday evening.
According to Chicago police, the boy was sitting in a parked car with a woman at approximately 8:20 p.m. inte 1000 block of North Honore in East Ukrainian Village when another woman walked up to the driver’s side door.
A verbal altercation occurred between the two women, and the woman outside of the vehicle pulled out a weapon and opened fire, striking the child in the abdomen.
According to police, the boy was taken to Lurie Children’s Hospital, where his condition has stabilized.
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Area Three detectives are investigating the shooting, and no suspects are currently in custody.