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.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Trial: Defense Attorney Calls For Mistrial And Accuses Judge Of Lunging At Her; Judge Denies Claims And Motion
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.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Disturbance Brings Chance Of Rain-Snow Mix To Our North Overnight
Police said it’s unknown who shot the boy.
An autopsy on Friday ruled his death was a homicide.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
Area Two detectives were investigating.