Children Shot/ Killed in Chicago

Architect: Corey Morgan Found Guilty of Murdering Tyshawn Lee

(Sun Times Wire) Corey Morgan was found guilty Friday of murdering 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee in 2015. Morgan, an alleged gang member, stood trial alongside gunman Dwright Boone-Doty, who was found guilty of first-degree murder by another Cook County jury late Thursday night after just three hours of deliberations. Morgan’s jury, which was sequestered overnight, deliberated…

Update, East Chicago Boy Age, 4 Shot Himself to Death

A 4-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed himself early Thursday after finding a gun in his northwestern Indiana home while everyone else was asleep, his grandmother said. Garrion Glover Jr., who would have turned 5 next week, was pronounced dead at a hospital in East Chicago about 3 a.m., according to the Lake County Coroner’s…

Girl,12, Shot in Head in West Englewood has Died

A 12-year-old girl who was shot in the head Saturday has died, her family confirms. Kanari Gentry-Bowers had been on life support at Stroger Hospital. She is the third child killed by gun violence in Chicago in 5 days. Kanari was in the playground at Henderson Elementary in west Englewood when police say someone started…