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Teen shot and killed in Woodlawn

A teenage boy was shot and killed in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood Monday evening.

The boy, 17, was walking in the 6000 block of South Prairie Avenue about 5:50 p.m. when two male suspects came out of an alley and opened fire, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.

He was shot multiple times in the chest and torso, Alfaro said.

Steven McGee, 17, of 6133 S. Michigan Ave. was taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County where he was pronounced dead at 6:35 p.m., 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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