Updated 07/04/13 – 5:32 p.m.
CHICAGO (CBS) — A man said to be in his late teens was shot and killed Thursday during a confrontation with police in the Washington Park neighborhood on Chicago’s South Side.
The shooting occurred at approximately 1 p.m. Thursday, on State Street near 57th Street.
Wentworth District Tactical officers first spotted the teen in a school yard that had been cleared by police a bit earlier. Neighborhood residents claim police mistook fireworks for gunfire.