Citing police dispatch reports, the shooting occurred on the 4600 block of North Malden Avenue, near Malden and Leland, around 5:30 p.m.
According to the latest update, the victim was shot at 4650 North Malden Avenue at the Gooseberry Playlot.
Sources said a 1994, red or maroon vehicle registered to an address in Gurnee, Illinois, was possibly involved in the shooting.
Authorities said this evening's gang-related violence stems from a rival gang's conflict with the Black P Stones.
Friday's shooting may also be connected to the July 3, 2012, shooting on the 4400 block of North Racine, where two females and a male were injured by gunfire, said sources.