17-year-old boy seriously wounded in Gresham shooting

SHARE 17-year-old boy seriously wounded in Gresham shooting

Sun-Times file photo

A 17-year-old boy was shot multiple times and seriously wounded Saturday afternoon in the South Side Gresham neighborhood.

Someone exited a vehicle at 2:25 p.m., walked up to the boy in the 1300 block of West 78th and started shooting according to Chicago Police. The shooter then got back into the vehicle and drove off.

The boy was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn with gunshot wounds to his arms, legs and back, police said. He was listed in serious condition.

The Latest
Before the game, the Sky honored Bird with a pregame video and a pair of custom-made Nike Air Force 1 sneakers.
The awards recognize “journalism that best covers the Black experience or addresses issues affecting the worldwide Black community.”
The Cubs claimed Reyes off waivers from the Guardians and optioned Frank Schwindel to Triple-A Iowa to clear space on the active roster.