The shooting happened around 11:00 p.m. near a Citco gas station at the intersection of 8th and Upland streets.
The victim was able to walk to the 1400 block of Kerlin Street and call police.
The teenager was taken to the hospital having sustained a graze wound to the chest. At last check, he was listed in stable condition.
There is no word on suspects or a motive, nor if the victim was the intended target.