CHICAGO (STMW) — A 14-year-old boy was shot in the arm Saturday afternoon in the Southwest Side Little Village neighborhood.

The teen was shot in the arm about 3 p.m., in the 2800 block of West 23rd Street, police News Affairs Officer Joshua Purkiss said.

Fire Media Affairs, which listed the boy’s age as 12, said paramedics took him to Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition.

No one is in custody as Area Central detectives investigate.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire © Chicago Sun-Times 2013. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

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