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3-year-old boy accidentally shot, killed in Chicago suburb

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WAUKEGAN, Ill.— Authorities say a 3-year-old boy was accidentally shot and killed in suburban Chicago.

Police and fire officials responded to a home around 3 a.m. Thursday in Waukegan, Illinois and found the boy had been shot in the head. He was taken to a hospital, where police say he was pronounced dead.

Additional details, including the child’s name and the circumstances of the shooting, have not been released.