17-Year-Old Jailed After Fatal Shooting of 2-Year-Old

DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — A 17-year-old has been charged in the fatal shooting of a 2-year-old Illinois boy. The Herald & Review reports police responded to a Decatur home Saturday morning for a report of an injured child. The boy was pronounced dead a short time later at a local hospital. Macon County Coroner Michel Day said Sunday Justin Lee Murphy Jr. died from a gunshot wound to the torso. Police took the 17-year-old to police headquarters for questioning Saturday.