A 16-year-old boy shot in the head early Friday morning in the Lawndale neighborhood
The teen was inside an apartment in the 1400 block of South Spaulding in the
Lawndale neighborhood on the South Side about 1:40 a.m. when he was shot
following a domestic incident inside the home.
The teen and another person fought and a third person intervened. The third person, a
25-year-old man who lived in the same building, came back with a pistol and shot
the boy in the head.
Police are searching for the shooter.
The boy was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he remains in critical
condition. He was in surgery as of about 5:30 a.m..
was witnessed by other children in the home at the time