A teenage boy was fatally shot inside a parking garage near the South Loop Hotel.
At about 2:35 a.m., two men wearing black ski masks got off a black vehicle and shot a car parked on the first floor of a garage in 800 Building on South Wabash Street, Chicago police said. The garage is located behind the Essex Inn.
Police said the 16-year-old was hit twice in the face while sitting in the passenger seat of the parked car. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he died.
The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office did not recognize the boy.
Police said the shooters fled east on 8th Street, and they were not located. Third region investigators are investigating.