Police arrested a 19-year-old man after they say he shot at two boys playing football in the Roseland neighborhood Thursday afternoon.
The pair was near the corner of 108th Street and Eggleston Avenue about 5:25
p.m. Thursday when Walter White, 19, opened fire in their
White was charged with two counts of aggravated battery, along with
discharging a firearm. His bail was set at $200,000 in bond court
Witnesses provided a detailed description and White was caught a short time
It's not clear why the shooter was aiming at the boys.
Both the boys, one 12 and the other 14, were taken to Advocate Christ Medical
Center, both initially in serious condition, Kubiak said. The 12-year-old was
shot in the stomach and the 14-year-old was
shot in the groin. Their conditions have stabilized.