Police Fatally Shoot 15-Year-Old Boy

Drew a gun on the cops during on-foot pursuit


A 15-year-old boy was fatally shot by a Chicago police officer in the South Side's Englewood neighborhood Sunday night, authorities said.

The shooting happened about 10:50 p.m. in the 6600 block of South Sangamon Street.

Pat Camden, a union spokesman for the Fraternal Order of Police, said officers assigned to a gang crimes unit heard gunfire in the area and spotted three people running as the officers responded.