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A teen was shot in the arm this afternoon on the West Side, police said.

Someone shot the male teen in the arm at 1:49 p.m. in the 1300 block of North Laramie Avenue, said Sgt. Antoinette Ursitti, a spokeswoman for the Chicago Police Department.

He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in serious condition, Ursitti said.

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