CHICAGO-Ryan Royall, a high school basketball star was shot and killed at a birthday party in Chicago. The Chicago Sun-Times reports:
At approximately 12:30 a.m. Sunday morning, Royall and a group of friends were leaving a birthday party at Ho-Chunk Sports and Expo Center in Lynwood. They were at their car when they heard a disturbance in another parking lot. Shots rang out and they hit the ground, said Royall’s friend Olajuwon Harris, who was with him.
Houston said Royall, whose obsession with basketball began at age 5, was expected to be one of his top players this year.