A teen was shot dead this afternoon in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side, one of at least three people shot since midday today.
He was shot several times around 12:30 p.m. in the 1700 block of West 85th Street, police said. Preliminary reports indicated two people were taken into custody.
The victim was pronounced dead at 1:15 p.m. at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.
The boy, identified as Patrick Sykes