CHICAGO (CBS) — Two 16-year-old boys were hospitalized in critical condition after being shot dead in West Garfield Park on Wednesday night.
The victims were standing outside in the 3800 block of West Gladys Avenue around 5:20 p.m. when an unknown vehicle drove by and an occupant from inside the vehicle fired shots, hitting the boys, according to Chicago police.
One of the victims was shot in the abdomen. He self-transported to Stroger Hospital in critical condition.
The second teenager was shot in the head and transported to Mount Sinai in critical condition.
No offender is in custody. Area four detectives are investigating.
Police did not provide any further details.