14-year-old boy found dead in West Side alley after shot in head, Chicago police say

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A 14-year-old boy is dead after he was discovered in a West Side alley Thursday with a gunshot wound to the head, police said.

The boy was found just after 2 p.m. in the 3600 block of West Flournoy Street in the city's Homan Square neighborhood, according to CPD.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

RELATED: Adam Toledo shooting: COPA concludes investigation into fatal police shooting of 13-year-old

Police said it is still an active scene and Area Four detectives are investigating.

No other information was released at this time.

This is a developing story and will be updated when more information becomes available.
Copyright © 2022 WLS-TV. All Rights Reserved.