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16-year-old boy shot at South Chicago bus stop, police say

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Chicago (WLS) — A teenage boy was shot Monday night at a South Side bus stop, according to Chicago police.

Police said the shooting occurred just before 7 p.m. at Block 8300 on South Kingston Avenue in the South Chicago neighborhood. A 16-year-old boy was standing at a bus stop when three male criminals approached him and opened fire.

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The victim was shot in the arm and was taken to Advocate Trinity Hospital in good condition, police said.

No one is in custody and Area 2 detectives are investigating. Police did not immediately provide further information about the shooting.

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