CHICAGO (CBS) — A 17-year-old boy was shot in the head on Tuesday afternoon in the Jefferson Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

The attack happened about 4:45 p.m. near the intersection of Higgins and Linder avenues, according to Chicago Police.

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He was taken in critical condition to Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, police said. No one was in custody for the shooting.

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Another 17-year-old boy was gunned down less than a mile away in the same neighborhood earlier this month.

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