CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- An 11-year-old girl was shot Tuesday morning while she was inside the bedroom of a home in Park Manor on the South Side.
According to Chicago police, the girl was in the front bedroom of her home in the 6900 block of South Calumet Avenue around 4:15 a.m. when shots were fired around 4:15 a.m. She was struck in the cheek.
About an hour prior to the shooting, the girl’s father said he heard a noise coming from the back door of the unit and saw that the door was knocked down, police said. An hour later, he heard noise again and then heard shots.
The girl taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in fair condition.
No one is in custody. Area One detectives are investigating.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.