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Man Shot Dead At Northwest Side Gas Station

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Citgo Fatal Shooting

A man was shot and killed in his vehicle at a Citgo gas station at Diversey and Central avenues. (Credit: CBS)

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CHICAGO (CBS) – Police are investigating a deadly shooting overnight in the Northwest Side’s Belmont-Cragin neighborhood.

The shooting happened just after 10:30 a.m. at Central and Diversey avenues. The body of Cesar Salgado, 34, was found in a sport-utility vehicle with gunshot wounds to the chest and neck.

Police say the victim as sitting in his car at a Citgo gas station, when a gunman walked up and opened fire.

Salgado was pronounced dead at 11:38 p.m. at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center.

No one was in custody in connection with the shooting as of midday Friday, and police have not determined a motive.

The Sun-Times Media Wire contributed to this report.

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