A 17-year-old boy was shot to death Saturday night in the Fernwood neighborhood on the Far South Side. 

Donnell Hudson was in the 10500 block of South Lafayette Avenue at 8:36 p.m. when a male walked up to him and began shooting, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. The shooter then ran off.

Hudson was shot in his back and chest, and was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:55 p.m., authorities said. He lived in the same neighborhood.