CHICAGO (CBS) — A 9-year-old boy was grazed by a bullet Tuesday night in Back of the Yards.
At 6:52 p.m., the boy was on a porch at the front yard of a home in the 5400 block of South Morgan Street when gunfire came from an unknown direction and grazed him in the face, police said.READ MORE: 7 People Shot After Argument At Englewood Gathering
The boy was taken to the University of Chicago’s Comer Children’s Hospital by a family member. He was reported in good condition.READ MORE: Massive Chemical Plant Fire In Rockton, Illinois, Could Burn For Days
Shell casings lined the street following the shooting. We counted at least 22 evidence markers.MORE NEWS: Indiana Man Searches For Family Of Little Girl Seen In Film That Dates Back More Than 80 Years
No one was in custody late Tuesday. Area One detectives were investigating.