CHICAGO (CBS) — A 15-year-old girl was critically wounded Monday afternoon when she was shot while walking her dog on the South Side.
Police said the girl was walking her dog around 3:40 p.m. on the 6100 block of South King Drive, on the cusp of Washington Park and West Woodlawn, when a gunman started shooting.READ MORE: 2 Mass Shootings Reported At The Same Time In Chicago Hours After President Biden Announces Plan To Address City's Violence
The girl suffered a gunshot wound to the arm and chest and was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in critical condition.READ MORE: Police Searching For Four Suspects After Man Carjacked In River North
Police said it is unclear if she was the intended target.
No one was in custody Monday afternoon.MORE NEWS: Cook County Nurses Set To Strike Thursday Over Staffing Issues
Area One detectives are investigating.