A 15-year-old girl was shot this afternoon on the Northwest Side, police said.

The girl was shot in the 2000 block of North Kostner Avenue in the Hermosa neighborhood about 12:25 p.m., said Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Darryl Baety.

The girl was wounded in the right leg, Baety said.

She was taken to Children’s Memorial Hospital, where her condition was stabilized. Police News Affairs was releasing no further information on the attack.

Grand Central Area detectives were investigating.

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