17-year-old boy shot, killed in Back of the Yards

The teen was standing on the sidewalk about 6:35 p.m. in the 4500 block of South Paulina Street when someone fired shots. He died at a hospital.

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A 17-year-old boy was shot to death Thursday evening in Back of the Yards.

Edward Black was standing on the sidewalk about 6:35 p.m. in the 4500 block of South Paulina Street when someone fired shots, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

He sustained gunshot wounds to the shoulder and groin and was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

No arrests were reported.

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