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Boy, 13, Shot In Head In South Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) -- A 13-year-old boy in a basement was shot in the head Saturday evening in the South Chicago neighborhood.

It happened in the 8500 block of South Marquette at 7:49 p.m. when he was struck by gunfire that came through a window.

He was transported to Comer Children's Hospital in serious condition.

Nobody is in custody at this time.

Area detectives are investigating.

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