17-year-old boy shot in Chatham

A 17-year-old boy was shot August 30, 2021 in Chatham. | Adobe Stock PhotoThe teen was traveling in a rideshare bicycle Monday in the 7900 block of South Vernon Avenue when someone in a vehicle fired shots. A 17-year-old boy was hurt in a shooting Monday night in Chatham on the South Side. The teen was traveling in a rideshare bicycle about 6:50 p.m. in the 7900 block of South Vernon Avenue when someone in a vehicle fired shots, Chicago police said. He was struck in the arm and was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in good condition, police said. Area Two detectives are investigating.

17-year-old boy shot in Chatham
A 17-year-old boy was shot August 30, 2021 in Chatham.
A 17-year-old boy was shot August 30, 2021 in Chatham. | Adobe Stock Photo

The teen was traveling in a rideshare bicycle Monday in the 7900 block of South Vernon Avenue when someone in a vehicle fired shots.

A 17-year-old boy was hurt in a shooting Monday night in Chatham on the South Side.

The teen was traveling in a rideshare bicycle about 6:50 p.m. in the 7900 block of South Vernon Avenue when someone in a vehicle fired shots, Chicago police said.

He was struck in the arm and was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in good condition, police said.

Area Two detectives are investigating.