A Salt Lake teen was shot in the eye Monday while walking with a friend through an east bench neighborhood.

The boy, 13, was hit near 1700 East and 1700 South about 10:30 p.m. after hearing pops that sounded like an air gun being fired, said a Salt Lake Police spokeswoman.He was taken to Holy Cross Hospital where he remained in the Intensive Care Unit Tuesday morning.

No arrests have been made.