Nine Year-Old Boy Gunned Down Execution Style
Nine year-old Antonio Smith was shot multiple times in the chest Wednesday. Antonio, upset because his mother had denied his request for a cupcake, ran out of their Chicago apartment without his shoes. His mother went looking for him and, twenty minutes later, police were knocking on her door. He was pronounced dead an hour later, two weeks before he was to start fourth grade.
His mother said he loved to tell jokes. “All he did was joke and laugh and play,” she said. He was shot multiple times