14-year-old boy fatally shot in South Chicago

Ronald Nalton was shot while inside a car in the 2300 block of East 80th Street, police said.

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A 14-year-old boy was killed in a shooting Thursday afternoon in South Chicago.

Ronald Nalton was inside a car in the 2300 block of East 80th Street when he was struck in the chest by gunfire about 1 p.m., according to Chicago police.

He was taken to South Shore Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

No one was in custody.

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