CHICAGO (STMW) — A teenager charged with a Saturday shooting that left a man seriously injured in the Gage Park neighborhood has been ordered held on $500,000 bond.

Marcos Gonzalez, 19, of the 5200 block of South Campbell was charged with attempted murder, aggravated battery/discharging a firearm and aggravated fleeing, police News Affairs Officer Michael Sullivan said. He also was cited for several traffic violations.

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Patrolling officers saw muzzle flashes coming from the 2400 block of West 55th Street, where a 19-year-old man was found shot in the mouth, foot, left knee and ankle about 4:20 a.m. Saturday, according to police.

The officers then saw a man with a gun in his hand get into a vehicle that drove off, according to a police statement. Police followed and curbed the vehicle in the 5200 block of South Talman, but only the driver was still inside.

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The driver was placed into custody and charged.

The victim was hospitalized in serious condition at Mount Sinai Hospital, police said.

Gonzalez was ordered held on $500,000 bond, and will next appear in court Friday at Branch 48, according to the Cook County Sheriff’s office.

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