ELK-GROW, Illinois (CBS) – Cook County Sheriff’s investigators tried to find the person who killed a 14-year-old boy late Thursday while driving by shooting in the unincorporated town of Elk Grove.
Deputies say Eric Alphara was walking with another teenager on the Black Hawk Estates mobile home park on Touhy Avenue Wednesday nightwhen a black SUV pulled up and someone inside shot Eric.
A memorial to the teenager was erected at the scene of the shooting on Thursday night.
Cook County Sheriff’s Police said late Thursday that it is reviewing a video of the black SUV but has not released it yet.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Sheriff’s Police Investigation Department at (708) 865-4896.