By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A 16-year-old boy was shot and seriously wounded Wednesday night in Rogers Park.

At 8:14 p.m., the teen was outside in the 7700 block of North Marshfield Avenue in the North of Howard section of the neighborhood when two armed male suspects approached, police said.

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One of the suspects shot at the victim, and then got into a black sedan and fled south, police said.

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The victim was shot once in the groin and was taken to AMITA Health St. Francis Hospital in Evanston in good condition.

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No one was in custody late Wednesday. Area Three detectives were investigating.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff