CHICAGO (CBS) — A 14-year-old boy was shot and wounded Saturday in the Roseland neighborhood.
At 11:30 a.m., the boy was outside in the 11200 block of South Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, near Palmer Park, when he heard shots and felt pain, police said.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Weekend Warmup
The boy was shot in the right hand and groin, police said. He was taken to the University of Chicago’s Comer Children’s Hospital.READ MORE: Northwestern Alums Create 'The Seeker,' A Highly Accurate Football Thrower They Call A Robotic QB
The Fire Department said the boy was in serious condition.MORE NEWS: Cariacature Artist, Substitute Teacher Says She Keeps Trying To Reach Illinois Unemployment Office -- Only To Have Calls Dropped
A suspect was taken into custody, police said.