A 15-year-old boy died Saturday after he apparently shot himself this week while playing with a gun.
The boy’s mother and friend found him with a gunshot wound to the head Thursday about 8 p.m..
Paramedics rushed the boy in critical condition from the 4800 block of West Quincy Street to Mount Sinai Hospital.
The boy, identified as Kenton Scott, was pronounced dead at Mount Sinai on Saturday at 9:53 a.m..
Police believe he shot himself accidentally while playing with a gun in the apartment where he lived