By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A 15-year-old boy was shot and killed Thursday night inside a home in the Brainerd neighborhood.

Police said the boy was shot in the head inside a home in the 9300 block of South Wallace Street around 7:10 p.m.

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The boy was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office identified him as Marvell Cunningham.

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Police said it’s unknown who shot the boy.

An autopsy on Friday ruled his death was a homicide.

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Area Two detectives were investigating.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff