16-year-old boy killed in Bridgeport shooting


A 16-year-old boy was shot to death Friday morning in the Bridgeport neighborhood on the South Side.

Christian Bandmer was shot in the chest about 11:35 a.m. in the 3500 block of South Parnell, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

Bandmer, who lived in the 900 block of West 36th Street, was pronounced dead at the scene at 11:59 a.m., authorities said.

Further details about the circumstances of the shooting were not immediately available.