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14-year-old boy shot in West Pullman neighborhood

Chicago Police investigate scene where 14-year-old boy was shot legs arm Tuesday evening 12000 block South Perry West Pullman neighborhood.

Chicago Police investigate at the scene where a 14-year-old boy was shot in the legs and arm Tuesday evening in the 12000 block of South Perry in the West Pullman neighborhood. | Eric Clark/For Sun Times Media

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Updated: April 16, 2014 9:24PM

A 14-year-old boy was shot multiple times Wednesday evening in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side.

Three males, one of whom opened fire in his direction, approached the boy about 6:35 p.m. in the 12000 block of South Perry Avenue, said Ana Pacheco, a Chicago Police Department spokeswoman.

He was taken to University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital with gunshot wounds to the legs and arm, Pacheco said.

Area South detectives are investigating.

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