CHICAGO — A 13-year-old boy was fatally shot in the head in West Ridge Friday night.
According to police, Lavel Winslow was found on a bench at the 7000 block of North Sacramento Avenue around 9:50 p.m. with a gunshot wound to the head.
A witness stated he heard a loud pop followed by many people fleeing the area on foot and called the police once he saw Lavel on the bench.
He was transported to Saint Francis Hospital where he was listed in critical condition and later pronounced dead.
There is currently no one in custody and police are investigating the incident.