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Teen charged with driving onto basketball court, hitting boy, 10

Teen charged with driving onto basketball court, hitting boy, 10

A teen has been charged with driving an SUV onto a basketball court at a South Shore community park and seriously injuring a 10-year-old boy. Police say Richard Davis III, 18, struck the boy around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Rosenblum Park at 7547 S. Euclid Ave. Davis had gotten into an argument with someone else at the park and drove onto the court, police said.  When he was taken into custody, police found that he had a Taser. He was charged with aggravated battery/use of deadly weapon and unlawful use of a weapon on public land. Davis lives in the 7300 block of South Constance Ave., about half a mile from the park. The boy's family said he suffered fractures and required...

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