Boy, 14, Wounded in Drive-by Shooting in Wicker Park - NBC Chicago

Boy, 14, Wounded in Drive-by Shooting in Wicker Park

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    Boy, 14, Wounded in Drive-by Shooting in Wicker Park
    Justin Jackson/Sun-Times
    An evidence technician investigates a shooting early Friday in the 1700 block of West Beach that left a 14-year-old boy wounded.

    A 14-year-old boy was wounded in a drive-by shooting early Friday in the Wicker Park neighborhood on the North Side.

    The boy was walking about 12:45 a.m. in the 1700 block of West Beach when someone in a passing black vehicle opened fire, according to Chicago Police.

    He suffered a gunshot wound to the back and was taken to Stoger Hospital, where his condition stabilized, police said.

    No one was in custody as Area North detectives investigated the shooting.

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