Wow, didn't think a BB gun could do so much. Hope the girl is ok.A person was taken into custody for shooting a toddler with a BB gun Wednesday afternoon in the Humboldt Park neighborhood.
Paramedics responded to reports of a gunshot victim in the 1900 block of North Pulaski Road and took a 2-year-old girl to Children’s Memorial Hospital in serious condition, according to Fire Media Affairs spokesman Joe Roccasalva. The shooting occurred about 2:45 p.m.
"She was shot with a BB gun but is supposed to be fine," Roccasalva said.
Police News Affairs Officer JoAnn Taylor said one person was taken into custody for the shooting, but no charges have been filed as of 6:20 p.m.
Police recovered a weapon, Taylor said.