16-year-old Alandis Allison shot to death just blocks away from his South Shore home

Sixteen-year-old Alandis Allison was found shot to death Wednesday night in the South Shore neighborhood.

Officers responded to a call of shots fired about 9:20 p.m. in the 7700 block of South Marquette, according to Chicago Police.

They found the boy lying on the ground with gunshot wounds, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Allison, who lived about three blocks away, had been shot at least once in the head. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 10:11 p.m., authorities said.

—Chicago Sun-Times Wire

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