By Alina Panek
CHICAGO (CBS) – Michael Montgomery, 17, was shot in the leg in South Chicago around noon Tuesday and died from his injuries in late afternoon.READ MORE: Three Men Shot In Robbery Attempt Outside Garfield Red Line Station
At 12:24 p.m., Montgomery was standing on the sidewalk on the 8000 block of South Manistee Avenue when two unknown male offenders fired gunshots and fled on foot from the scene.READ MORE: Police Search For Parents Of Michigan High School Shooting Suspect After They Are Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter
The victim was taken to University of Chicago Medical Center and initially said to be in good condition by police. He succumbed to injuries, listed as multiple gunshot wounds, a few hours later.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Half And Half Weekend
No one in custody on Tuesday evening. Area 2 Detectives investigating.