CHICAGO (CBS) — A 4-year-old boy is in critical critical condition after he was shot on Chicago’s South Side Friday evening.
The Chicago Fire Department confirms the boy was shot inside a house near 6500 South Ellis in the Woodlawn neighborhood shortly before 9 p.m. He was struck twice in the head after shots were fired from outside that went through the window of the home.READ MORE: Benet Academy Decides To Hire Amanda Kammes As Lacrosse Coach After Rescinding Job Offer Because She Is Married To A Woman
He was then transported to Comer Children’s Hospital.READ MORE: Boy, 15, Shot And Killed In West Chatham
Another victim, a 34-year-old woman was transported in fair condition to the University of Chicago Medical Center.
It is not clear who fired the shots or where they came from.MORE NEWS: Fire Damages Bronzeville Home Where Bo Diddley Lived As A Youngster
No one is in custody. Area One detectives are investigating.