Teen hospitalized after being shot while waiting for bus

A 17-year-old girl was shot while waiting for her bus on the Far Southeast Side Monday morning.

Police say 17-year-old Destiny Colon was shot in the abdomen at the corner of 102nd and Commercial this morning.  She was taken to the hospital and is in serious condition.

Colon is a senior at Epic Academy.  In a statement the school said their “hearts and prayers go out to Colon and her family.”

Police have no one in custody.

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