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Teen boy shot, killed in Roseland

Updated: July 5, 2011 6:58AM



A 17-year-old boy was shot and killed Monday night in the Far South Side Roseland neighborhood.

The teen was walking in the 10700 block of South Wentworth Avenue when he was shot in the left side of the chest, police said.

Officers found the boy lying on the ground when they responded to a call of a person shot at 9:43 p.m., police said.

Martel Field, 17, was dead on the scene according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

Calumet Area detectives are investigating, but no one is in custody early Tuesday.



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