September 28, 2020
Share this

CHICAGO — A 5-year-old boy is in critical condition after he was wounded by gunfire on the West Side Tuesday evening, the Chicago Fire Department said.

According to Chicago police and fire officials, a 5-year-old boy was shot on the 1800 block of South Homan Avenue n Lawndale Tuesday around 5:20 p.m.

Police said the boy was inside a residence when he was shot in the thigh. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in serious condition.

No one has been taken into custody. No further information was provided.