Two Teens Shot–One Fatally–In Roseland

CHICAGO (STMW) — One teenage boy was killed one block from his home and another boy was wounded in a Roseland neighborhood shooting Saturday night on the Far South Side.

The two boys, ages 15 and 16, were shot while they standing on a corner in the 100 block of West 109th Street at 10:06 p.m., when a vehicle pulled up, and several people got out and opened fire, police said.

The 15-year-old boy, of the 100 block of West 110th Street, suffered a gunshot wound to the head and was pronounced dead at the scene at 10:25 p.m., according to police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office. His name was withheld early Sunday pending notification of his family.

The 16-year-old boy was shot in the shoulder and taken to Roseland Community Hospital, where he was listed in “stable” condition, police said.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire © Chicago Sun-Times 2014. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

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