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17-year-old boy dead, 14-year-old boy wounded in Pullman shooting

A 14-year-old boy stopped two officers about 7 p.m., telling them he and his brother had been shot in the 11100 block of South Doty Avenue, Chicago police said.

Chicago police work the scene where two people were shot in the 11200 block of south Doty Avenue, in the Pullman neighborhood, Friday, Dec. 17, 2021. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times
Chicago police work the scene where two people were shot in the 11200 block of south Doty Avenue, in the Pullman neighborhood, Friday, Dec. 17, 2021. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times
Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times, Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times

One 17-year-old boy was killed and his 14-year-old brother was wounded in a shooting in Pullman on the Far South Side Friday night.

A 14-year-old boy stopped two officers about 7 p.m., telling them he and his brother had been shot in the 11100 block of South Doty Avenue, Chicago police said.

Police followed the teen about two blocks and found 17-year-old Travis Watts, police said. He was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he later died, police said.

The 14-year-old was taken in good condition to Comer Children’s Hospital with a gunshot wound to the wrist.

No one was in custody.