by Judd Mustin, The Chicago Times

November 27, 2021

CHICAGO — An 18-year-old male is listed in critical condition after being shot while being robbed of his cell phone Friday night in the city’s Austin neighborhood.

According to Chicago police, the male victim was riding his bicycle in the 1000 block of N. LeClaire around 11:49 p.m. when three male suspects demanded his phone at gunpoint.

According to CPD, one of the offenders shot the victim in the abdomen as they fled.  The male victim was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital.

No suspects are in custody.