A 17-year-old Evanston youth has been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of another teenager Friday at a local restaurant.

Anthony Mark Conorquie of 1718 Dodge Ave. is also facing felony charges of aggravated battery with a firearm and unlawful use of a weapon.

A 17-year-old Evanston youth has been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of another teenager Friday at a local restaurant.

Anthony Mark Conorquie of 1718 Dodge Ave. is also facing felony charges of aggravated battery with a firearm and unlawful use of a weapon.

The shooting happened just after 4 p.m. Friday at the McDonald’s restaurant at 1919 Dempster St.

The victim is still being treated for a single gunshot wound to the abdomen at Evanston Hospital.

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Bill Smith is the editor and publisher of Evanston Now.

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