Suspect wanted in teen's death

July 31, 2009 12:16:21 PM PDT
A 15-year-old boy was shot to death while riding a bike in the Hermosa neighborhood on Chicago's Northwest Side.Candles burned Thursday at a memorial set up at the site of the shooting on the 4000 block of West Palmer Street.

The teen, identified as Omar Sanchez, ran to a nearby home after he was shot in the chest shortly before 6 p.m. Thursday. He was taken to a hospital, where he died soon after.

Authorities said they believed the shooting was gang-related.

Police were still looking for the gunman Friday.


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