WAUKEGAN, Ill. (STMW) — A teenage boy has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly shooting a man during a fight at a party in north suburban Waukegan earlier this week.
Officers were called early Monday to the 1700 block of Hickory Street, where four people had gotten into a fight during a party, according to a statement released Thursday night from Waukegan Police Chief Wayne Walles.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Hot And Humid All Weekend Long
A teenage boy had fired multiple shots at a man, causing a “superficial injury” that did not require treatment, the release said.READ MORE: Some Fear Events Like Lollapalooza Could Spike COVID-19 Cases In Chciago
The teen was arrested and later charged with attempted murder, aggravated battery with a firearm, two counts of aggravated discharge of a firearm, one count of unlawful use of a weapon and possession of cannabis, police said.
It was not immediately known when the boy was scheduled to appear in court.MORE NEWS: Your U.S. Representative Could Help Get Your Delayed IRS Refunds
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