By Mary Chappell
CHICAGO (CBS) — A 16-year-old walked into Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center Saturday morning after being shot, police said.READ MORE: Former Chicago Park District Supervisor Mauricio Ramirez Charged With Sexually Assaulting 16-Year-Old Lifeguard
The boy walked into the hospital at about 3:30 a.m. with a gunshot wound to the back, authorities said. He had been shot near Halsted and George streets a short distance away.
He’s currently in critical condition.READ MORE: ‘Blaktober’ Virtual Food Festival Seeks To Bring Awareness To Black-Owned Restaurants
The location of the shooting is unknown.
Nobody is in custody as Area Three detectives investigate.MORE NEWS: Police: Woman Threatens Two Men With Sharp Object, Flees In Delivery Truck On Devon Avenue In West Rogers Park