CHICAGO (STMW) — A 17-year-old boy was wounded in a shooting early Wednesday in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.

The teenager was walking in the 1300 block of South Lawndale Avenue at 1:05 a.m. when someone walked up and opened fire, according to Chicago Police.

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He was shot in the leg and later walked into Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was treated and released, police said.

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A police source said the teenager is a documented gang member.

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