CHICAGO -- A 14-year-old boy is hospitalized after he was shot in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.
Police say it happened at 2:20 a.m. Monday.
The teenager was standing in a backyard near Van Buren and Kostner, when three men approached him. One pulled out a gun and announced a robbery.
When the boy said he didn't have anything, the man opened fire, hitting the teenager in both legs.
He's in stable condition.
No one is in custody.