Boy, 6, suffers graze wound to head in Markham shooting

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Sunday, July 9, 2017
Police investigate a shooting at a park in Markham that wounded a 6-year-old boy.
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MARKHAM, Ill. (WLS) -- A 6-year-old boy and 37-year-old man were injured in a shooting in south suburban Markham Saturday night, police said.

The shooting occurred at a park in the 16000-block of Richmond Avenue.

The boy suffered a graze wound to the head and was transported to a hospital, where he was treated and released. The 37-year-old man was wounded in the leg.

Police are looking at surveillance video to try and identify a suspect.

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