CHICAGO (CBS) — A 4-year-old boy has died, less than 48 hours after he was shot in the Woodlawn neighborhood.
The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office reported Mychal Moultry was pronounced dead just before 5 p.m. Sunday. Mychal’s home address was listed as being in Decatur, Alabama.READ MORE: Benet Academy Decides To Hire Amanda Kammes As Lacrosse Coach After Rescinding Job Offer Because She Is Married To A Woman
The boy was shot inside a house near 6500 South Ellis Avenue shortly before 9 p.m. Friday. Police said he was struck twice in the head after shots were fired from outside that went through the window of the home.READ MORE: Tony Landers Charged In Attack On Ald. James Cappleman After Alderman Confronted Men Who Were Drinking In Public In Uptown
He was then transported to the University of Chicago’s Comer Children’s Hospital where he died Sunday.
No one has been arrested in the case.MORE NEWS: Man Shot, Killed During Home Invasion In South Shore; 4 People In Custody
As of Sunday evening, more than 50 people had been shot in Chicago since the beginning of the Labor Day holiday weekend, and four had been killed.