CHICAGO — A reward is now being offered in the case of a 10-year-old girl who was shot in the back on the city’s Southeast Side.
The girl was with a group of friends around 8:15 p.m. Wednesday at Russell Square Park near 83rd Street and South Shore Drive when she was shot in the back.
She was rushed to Comer Children’s Hospital in serious condition.
No one is in custody as police continue to investigate the shooting.
The Andrew Holmes Foundation is offering a $2,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction in this case, but it’s only be offered until Saturday at noon. Holmes says if you know who is responsible, what are you waiting for?
Anyone with information can call the Andrew Holmes Foundation at 1-800-U-TellUs or submit a tip anonymously through CPDtip.com.
The shooting happened the same day a 9-year-old boy was killed in an accidental shooting in Chicago’s Austin neighborhood.