Police: Boy, 13, Shot, Killed in Granite City

GRANITE CITY, Ill. (AP) -- Authorities in southwestern Illinois' Granite City are investigating the shooting death of a 13-year-old boy.

Police Maj. Jeff Connor says the victim was shot Wednesday night and later died at a hospital.

The boy's name hasn't been released.

An autopsy was planned.

Granite City police are asking anyone with information about the shooting to contact the department.

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