Man Dies After Being Found Shot In Vacant Lot

CHICAGO (STMW) — A man was shot and killed just after midnight Sunday in the South Side Hamilton Park neighborhood, police said.

Police responded to a call of a person shot about 12:15 a.m. and found a 26-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds in a vacant lot in the 5900 block of South Union Avenue, according to a police News Affairs release.

He was taken to Saint Bernard Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 12:30 a.m., police said.

A Cook County Medical Examiner’s office spokeswoman said the office had not been notified of the death as of 2:15 a.m.

Wentworth Area detectives are investigating, but no one was in custody as of 2 a.m.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire © Chicago Sun-Times 2010. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

  • Tyshnique

    I’m willing to bet big money that the shooter in this incident is black!!!

    • NWA

      Why bet big money when you could use twenty bucks for a sleazy motel for you and your… with a name like Tyshnique who knows what the hell you are?


  • Lyndia

    NWA, the fool does not have big money, she dosen’t know what it is. (But you sure got her dizzy a@@ told.)

    • Leroy Goldberg

      NWA and Lyndia……Don’t you both know by now we just love these BLACK on BLACK crimes.
      Y’all just keep dropping like flies and we’re just loving it!!

      • Tyreese

        Those two are a good source of amusement, Leroy. They make these negro stories that much better.

  • Northern Warehouse Association

    to whom it may concern,
    in the middle of the night, and all through the rouse, not a creature was stirring, not even the

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