17-year-old killed in Near West Side shooting
SUN-TIMES MEDIA WIRE February 9, 2014 5:56PM
Chicago Police at the scene of a shooting Sunday in the 1300 block of West Hastings on the Near West Side. A 17-year-old boy was shot in the head and died at the scene. | Brian Jackson/For Sun-Times Media
A 17-year-old was shot and killed Sunday afternoon on the Near West Side.
He was shot in the head about 4:15 p.m. in the 1300 block of West Hastings Street, authorities said. He was dead at the scene.
The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office confirmed the death but declined to provide further information.
No one was in custody. Area Central detectives were investigating.