A teenage boy was shot Monday in the South Shore neighborhood.
The 15-year-old was walking shortly before 8:30 a.m. in the 7800 block of South Essex when someone got out of a gray sedan and fired at him, according to Chicago police. The shooter was described as a male with dreadlocks.
The boy was shot in the right leg and taken in serious condition to the University of Chicago Medical Center, police said.
No one is in custody as Area South detectives investigate.
The Sox beat the Marlins 2-1 on Friday on Luis Robert Jr.’s walk-off single for their sixth win in the last seven games. Kopech will try to stay on a roll Saturday.
A man picked up another man who had been shot and was on the way to University of Chicago Medical Center when he struck a car and a pole.
Aaron Gordon scored 27 points, Jokic added 23 and the Nuggets beat the Heat 108-95 on Friday night to take a 3-1 series lead.
Jimenez was not in the Sox’ lineup Friday after exiting the second game of the doubleheader Thursday in New York with a lower left leg injury.
In the Sky’s first nine games, Copper has averaged 17.1 points and 5.3 rebounds. She’s having the season everyone expected from her, both from a production standpoint and as a leader.