A 9-year-old is dead and a 6-year-old is injured after both were shot inside an Illinois apartment early Saturday morning, according to Skokie Police.
Police responded to a call of shots fired on the 4700 block of Main St. at 12:08 a.m., where they found two children with gunshot wounds inside an apartment building.
The 9-year-old suffered multiple gunshot wounds. The 6-year-old only suffered a graze wound.
Both young victims were rushed to a local hospital, where the 9-year-old died.
Police continue to investigate what caused the shooting.