A 16-year-old boy was fatally shot in the chest in an attack in the Humboldt Park neighborhood that also wounded another teenager this evening.
Police were called to the 1100 block of North Harding Avenue just before 7 p.m. and found a person there who had been shot in the hand.
The 16-year-old was discovered a few minutes later in a playlot on in the 1100 block of North Pulaski Pulaski Road, apparently having run from the scene of the shooting on Harding.
He was taken to John H. Stroger Hospital in critical condition with a gunshot wound to the chest.
The 16-year-old was pronounced dead at 07:50 p.m