Two teenage boys were shot on the 5500 block of South Shields on Saturday afternoon, Chicago Police said.

One of the boys, a 15-year-old, suffered a gunshot wound to the head and was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition, according to Chicago Police.

The other boy, also 15-years-old, suffered a wound on his left leg, and he was transported to Comer Children’s Hospital in stable condition.

The shooting took place at approximately 4:17 p.m., police said. No further details were available on the shooting, but police are continuing to investigate. 

Published at 5:41 PM CDT on Jun 17, 2017