CHICAGO (CBS) — A 15-year-old boy is dead after being shot in the Roseland neighborhood Monday afternoon.
At 2:24 p.m., the boy was near an alley in the 10000 block of South Perry Avenue when he heard shots and felt pain, police said.READ MORE: Police Board Orders Firing Of CPD Officer Patrick Kelly, Accused Of Shooting Friend In Head While Off-Duty And Lying About It
The boy was shot in the head and was taken to the University of Chicago’s Comer Children’s Hospital in critical condition. He was later pronounced dead at the hospital.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Storms Headed Our Way After Midnight; Damaging Winds And Heavy Rain Possible
No one was in custody Monday afternoon. Area Two detectives were investigating.MORE NEWS: Bears Proposed Moving From Chicago, Possibly To Gary, In 1995 -- Leading To Huge Fight Between Mayor Richard M. Daley And Team Brass
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