CHICAGO (AP) - Police in Chicago are investigating after a 9-year-old boy was shot in the head in the city's Roseland neighborhood.
Authorities say the shooting happened outside at about 3:20 a.m. Wednesday.
A spokesman for the Chicago Fire Department says the child was taken from the South Side neighborhood to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in serious-to-critical condition.
Authorities haven't released his name or any details about the shooting.
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