CHICAGO (WLS) — A 17-year-old girl was shot to death Sunday in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side, police said.
According to police, around 9:30 p.m. the girl was walking in the 900-block of West 52nd Street, when a male suspect emerged from an alley and the two of them got into “a verbal altercation.”
The suspect then pulled out a handgun and shot her three times in the head and multiple times in the upper body, police said.
The girl was rushed to the University of Chicago Medical Center where she was pronounced dead, according to police. The girl’s identity has not been released.