Boy, 15, Critically Wounded In Grand Crossing Shooting

CHICAGO (STMW) – A 15-year-old boy was critically wounded during a shooting in the South Side Grand Crossing neighborhood Wednesday evening.

The shooting occurred at 6:35 p.m. in the 7800 block of South Kimbark Avenue, police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala said. The boy was shot in the hip.

The 15-year-old boy was taken in critical condition to University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital, Fire Media Affairs said.

No one is in custody and Calumet Area detectives are investigating.

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  • Heavens to Betsy!

    Gracious, me! Another shooting in this lovely African-American neighbrhood! My goodness…

  • cc

    southside southside.another senseless killing.

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