Reward offered in fatal shooting

February 25, 2008 1:44:36 PM PST
A $1,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest the shooting death of a Proviso West High School student. The shooting happened last August in west suburban Bellwood.

Family members say the 16-year old Eddie Avant and some friends were driving home from a restaurant when he was shot to death near the intersection of Butterfield and Frederick.

Avant was shot several times.