Teen fatally shot while shoveling snow on Near West Side
A teenager was shot to death while shoveling snow on the Near West Side.
The body of 17-year-old Ronald Hayes was discovered Sunday afternoon by his mother, on a sidewalk near his home in the 1300 block of West Hastings.
Hayes was shot in the head.
He was a senior at Banner Academy West High School and planned to graduate in June. He had dreams of becoming a police officer.
No arrests have been made.
In an unrelated incident, three people were shot around 3:00 p.m. at 3400 W. Southwest Highway.
According to police, a 22-year-old man was shot in the hand and a 24-year-old woman and 23-year-old man were shot in the arm, all three of the victims were transported to Christ Hospital in good condition.
There are no suspects in custody for either shooting but police are investigating.