HARVEY, Ill. (SUN-TIMES MEDIA WIRE) - A girl who was shot in the head by a stray bullet Monday night in south suburban Harvey died Tuesday on her 12th birthday.
Kentavia Blackful died about 10:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, according to anti-violence activist Andrew Holmes.
The Cook County medical examiner’s office has not released details about the death.
She was shot in the head about 9 p.m. Monday near 158th Street and Pulaski Road, according to Harvey Police Chief Eddie Winters.
No one is in custody for the shooting.