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A 15-year-old boy was critically wounded in a shooting Thursday afternoon in Lawndale on the West Side.

Paramedics found the teen shortly before 2 p.m. near Roosevelt Road and Keeler Avenue, according to Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Merritt.

He was taken to Stroger Hospital in “extremely critical condition,” Merritt said.

A Chicago police spokesman did not immediately have details about the shooting.

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