Police: 3-year-old boy grazed by bullet on West Side

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CHICAGO — A 3-year-old boy is expected to be OK after suffering a graze wound following a shooting on Chicago’s West Side.

According to police, just before 4 p.m., a 24-year-old woman was driving on the 3700 block of W. 16th Street. The 3-year-old occupant sustained a graze wound to the lower back by an unknown offender, police said.

The woman then drove the child to Loretto Hospital where he was listed in good condition.

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No further details on the shooting were made available by police.

An investigation is ongoing.

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