A 13-year-old boy was hit by a stray bullet Wednesday night while in his Chelsea apartment bedroom, police said.
Authorities said the boy was sitting in his third-floor apartment on Bellingham Street just after 8 p.m. when the bullet struck him in the shoulder.
He was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital, where he is recovering from surgery and is in good condition, according toCapt. Keith Houghton.
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The incident caused the nearby Bunker Hill Community College's Chelsea campus to be locked down for about a half an hour, according to the school's Twitteraccount.
Houghton said detectives are making progress on the case based on evidence left at the scene.