CHICAGO — Police say a 12-year-old boy has died after being shot in the head on the city’s South Side on Sunday night.
Police say officers responded to reports of shots fired around 6:30 p.m. near 600 West Marquette in the Englewood neighborhood and found the child with a gunshot wound to the head.
Chicago police say the boy was transported in critical condition to Comer Children’s Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.
The medical examiner has identified the boy has Damien Green.
Chicago police held a press conference on Sunday night to share details about the deadly shooting. Watch the full news conference in the video player below.
No one is in custody. Area One Detectives are investigating and offering up to $15,000 for information that may lead to an arrest, according to Glen Brooks, the Director of Community Policing for the Chicago Police Department.
Anyone with information on the deadly shooting can leave a tip for police by calling the homicide tip line at 833-408-0069. Tips can also be left online at CPDTip.com. Tips can be left anonymously.