The Round Lake Beach Police Department is investigating a shooting from Monday night that left a 15-year-old boy shot in the leg.

The shooting happened around 9:40 p.m. on Monday. Authorities were called to the townhouses in the 400 block of Meadow Green Lane near Cedar Lake Road for a call of shots fired.

When police arrived at the scene, they found the teen who had been shot in the leg. The boy was transported by ambulance to Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville.

He has been treated and released from the hospital, police said.

Authorities stated that a group of people were in the area and an argument broke out and then the shooting happened.

There is no danger to area residents.

An investigation into the shooting is ongoing. Police did not say if any suspects were taken into custody yet.

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