CHICAGO – A 19-year-old is in police custody following a shooting incident at Back of the Yards College Preparatory High School in Chicago Tuesday.
Investigators were called to the 2100 block of W. 47th St. around 2:30 p.m. According to police, the suspect says he was “just messing around” when he shot a BB gun, breaking two windows of the school building.
Children were inside of the school at the time of the shooting.
No one was injured.
Police said the damage could cost around $50,000.
No charges have been filed.
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