CHICAGO (STMW) — A man was killed Sunday afternoon during a drive-by shooting in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.
He was shot multiple times when a van pulled up to him in the 1400 block of 72nd Place about 12:15 p.m., police said.
The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office identified the man as 23-year-old Brian O’Neal. He was pronounced dead on the scene at 12:25 p.m., the medical examiner’s office said.
It isn’t clear yet if the shooting was random or not, and police don’t have a description of the van.
A man believed to be the alleged offender was spotted fleeing the scene in the van, police said.
Area Central detectives are investigating.
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