CHICAGO – Tuesday morning, a 17-year-old kid was tragically shot in the South Shore.
Police say that at 8:38 a.m., an unknown criminal followed the teen to the 1900 block of East 79th Street and started shooting.
The adolescent was shot many times and transferred to a local hospital, where he was declared dead.
There were no additional injuries reported.
The criminal escaped and is not currently in prison.
Detectives from Zone 2 are investigating.