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Teen boy shot on South Side

Updated: March 8, 2013 8:15AM



A teenage boy was shot Thursday on the South Side.

The 17-year-old boy was standing on the corner in the 3900 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue at 4:35 p.m. when shots were fired, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.

The boy was taken in good condition to Northwestern Memorial Hospital with a gunshot wound to the upper right thigh.

No one is in custody and Area Central detectives are investigating.



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