(CBS) — A baby was thrown from a balcony Saturday morning in the South Shore neighborhood on the South Side.

The one-year-old girl was thrown to the ground from a balcony about 6 a.m. in the 700 block of South Paxton Avenue, according to Chicago Police.

Police are still looking for the offender.

The baby was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in serious condition, police said.

According to a police source the suspect was known to the family.

Additional details weren’t immediately available. Area Central detectives are investigating.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire © Chicago Sun-Times 2018. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

 

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