Girl, 11, shot on Northwest Side porch - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

Girl, 11, shot on Northwest Side porch

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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

An 11-year-old girl was shot in the Hermosa neighborhood on the Northwest Side early Sunday.

The girl was shot in her side about 4 a.m. in the 2300 block of North Kostner Avenue, police said.

She was sitting on the front porch of a 2 1/2-story apartment building with members of her family when an unknown female approached and opened fire, authorities said.

She was taken to Lurie Children's Hospital in serious but "stable" condition, according to Fire Media Affairs.

No one is in custody as Area North detectives investigate.

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