The 17-year-old boy was in the back of a vehicle in the 6200 block of South State Street when a gunman pulled up alongside the vehicle and opened fire.
The shooting occurred at 12:15 a.m. in the 3600 block of South Marshfield Avenue.
The boy is at least the 12th person wounded in shootings in the city since Wednesday night and the sixth since Thursday afternoon.
A 17-year-old boy from the Rogers Park neighborhood was critically wounded when the gun he and his father were struggling over on Saturday evening went off, striking him in the head.
A teenage boy was shot dead in the Oakland neighborhood Wednesday night on the South Side.
A 17-year-old Elgin boy is dead after a one-vehicle crash near Burlington in Kane County.
A 17-year-old boy was shot early Sunday in the West Side Austin neighborhood.
Two teenage boys were wounded in a Woodlawn neighborhood drive-by shooting Monday afternoon on the South Side.
A 17-year-old boy from Chicago was found shot to death in a garage at an Evergreen Park home in the 2600 block of West 99th Street Friday night.
A teenage boy was fatally shot in the Avondale neighborhood Saturday night on the Northwest Side.
A teenager who claims he was sexually abused by a CTA security guard at an Orange Line stop last year is suing the guard, the CTA and the transit agency’s security companies.
A 17-year-old boy was shot in the genitals and rectum this morning in the West Pullman neighborhood.