BURBANK, Ill. — Authorities in Burbank are investigating after a child was shot inside a Burbank home Friday afternoon and later died.
Just after 2:20 p.m., authorities responded to the 8300 block of Laramie Avenue on the report of a child shot.
Paramedics transported the child to Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn where they were pronounced dead.
Neighbors told WGN News the child may be 6 to 7 years old and said they heard it was a possible self-inflicted accidental shooting.
Additional details were not made available at this time by police.