A boy was shot tonight while riding in a car on the south side.
According to police, the 9-year-old boy was shot in the car in the 6700 block of S. Evans in the Park Manor neighborhood around 5:30 this afternoon.
The car was then driven to Comer Children’s Hospital where the child was treated. No information was available on his condition.
Police are investigating both the scene of the shooting on the south side as well as the car that was driven to the hospital.
Check back for updates.