CHICAGO -- A 16-year-old male was fatally shot in Chicago’s West Englewood neighborhood, police confirmed Saturday.
Police say the shooting occurred at 6500 S. Marshfield. The victim was discovered at 12:18 p.m. with gunshot wounds to the head. He was transported to Holy Cross where he was pronounced dead.
A medical examiner identified the victim as 16-year-old Martell J. Lawrence.
Police said Saturday afternoon they did not know the circumstances surrounding the shooting, but said it appeared to be gang-related.
Police said no one is yet in custody.