Eddy Brooks | Homicide Watch Chicagohttp://homicides.suntimes.com/victims/eddy-brooks/Latest news about Eddy Brooksen-usTue, 10 May 2016 12:55:07 -050016-year-old Eddy Brooks fatally shot, 17-year-old boy injured while sitting on porch in Humboldt Parkhttp://homicides.suntimes.com/2016/05/10/16-year-old-eddy-brooks-fatally-shot-17-year-old-boy-injured-while-sitting-on-porch-in-humboldt-park/<p><iframe src="http://homicides.suntimes.com/api/v1/homicides/1582.html" width="100%" height="350" frameborder=0></iframe></p> <p>Sixteen-year-old <a href="http://homicides.suntimes.com/victims/eddy-brooks/">Eddy Brooks</a> was killed and another teenager injured in a shooting Friday morning in the Humboldt Park neighborhood.</p> <p>Brooks and a 17-year-old boy were sitting on a porch in the 3500 block of West Chicago about 10:30 a.m. when someone walked up and opened fire, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.</p> <p>Brooks, who lived in the 6300 block of South Morgan, was shot in the head and was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 9:49 a.m. Saturday, authorities said.</p> <p>The other teen suffered gunshot wounds to the thigh and calf, police said. He took himself to Norwegian American Hospital, where he was treated and released.</p> <p><em>--Chicago Sun-Times Wire</em></p> Jeff MayesTue, 10 May 2016 12:55:07 -0500http://homicides.suntimes.com/2016/05/10/16-year-old-eddy-brooks-fatally-shot-17-year-old-boy-injured-while-sitting-on-porch-in-humboldt-park/Eddy Brooks