Chicago boy, 14, killed at pizzeria

May 29, 2012

The Associated Press

Police in Chicago are investigating the shooting death of a 14-year-old boy who was gunned down while eating pizza with his sister.

Police officials say the shooting happened early Tuesday in the city's Uptown neighborhood.

Police say the siblings were eating with one of the sister's friends when a man fired shots into the pizzeria from outside on the sidewalk. Authorities say the teen was struck in the head.

Authorities identified the teen as Ivan Alanis. He was pronounced dead at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center.

Police are investigating the shooting.