CHICAGO — A 17-year-old was wounded after accidentally shooting himself in West Englewood on Saturday afternoon, police said.
At 12:30 p.m., the teen was in the 7200 block of South Paulina Street when he accidentally shot himself in his lower leg, said Officer Janel Sedevic, a Chicago Police spokeswoman. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in good condition.
A person is in custody and charges are pending, police said.
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