Boy, 11, injured in Burnside shooting is 54th child shot in city so far this year: Chicago police

Boy, 11, injured in Burnside shooting is 54th child shot in city so far this year: Chicago police

CHICAGO (TOC) — An 11-year-old boy is recovering Tuesday morning after being shot on Chicago’s Far South Aspect Monday afternoon.

He was hit by a bullet within the 800-block of East 89th Avenue in Burnside.

This occurred simply earlier than 3 p.m.

The boy was hit within the leg when pictures rang out.

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Chopper7 was over the scene earlier than the boy was transported to the College of Chicago Medical Middle in good situation.

Police mentioned a weapon was additionally recovered on the scene.

Trevor Reed, 19, was arrested shortly after the incident occurred, police mentioned. He was later charged with aggravated use of a weapon and possession of a managed substance.

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Reed was to look in bond courtroom Tuesday.

To this point, 54 juveniles have been shot in Chicago this yr, and 13 have died.

Solar-Instances Media contributed to this report.

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