The shooting was reported Monday afternoon shortly after 5 p.m. at 166th and Marsden streets.
Police say the teenager was shot in the neck and back and taken to the hospital in critical condition.
The shooting comes one day after 10 people were killed and dozens were injured over the course of one day.
Few other details were released.
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