CHICAGO (CBS) — A 17-year-old boy was shot during a robbery attempt late Sunday night in the Park Manor neighborhood.
Police said, around 11:30 p.m. Sunday, two men approached the teen as he was walking into a convenience store near 71st and State, and tried to rob him.READ MORE: Man Shot During Attempted Carjacking In Gold Coast
The robbers shot the boy in the neck, and drove off in a white Mazda, but then crashed into another car, and ran off.READ MORE: 2 People Rescued From Lake Michigan Near Rainbow Beach In South Shore
The victim was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Rain, Thunderstorms Friday Morning; Hot Day Ahead
Police said Area Central detectives were questioning two people.