(STMW) — A 15-year-old boy who was shot in the head Dec. 16 on the Far South Side died Friday night.

Tyler Ellis, 15, was shot in the Altgeld Gardens neighborhood about 7:50 p.m. in the 600 block of East 133rd Street, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

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He was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in critical condition, police said. He died at the hospital Friday night at 9:33 p.m., the medical examiner’s office said.

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His home address was not was immediately known.

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