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: Chicago Police Officer Shot In Shopping Center Parking Lot At North And Sheffield Avenues
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: More Water Problems In Dixmoor, After Pipe Breaks In Harvey; 'I Just Hope They Fix It Soon'
Shell casings lined the street following the shooting. We counted at least 22 evidence markers.MORE NEWS: Deaths From COVID-19 Like Colin Powell, Who Was Vaccinated, Are Quite Rare, Chicago Doctor Says
No one was in custody late Tuesday. Area One detectives were investigating.