Man Killed In West Pullman Shooting

CHICAGO (STMW) — A man was shot to death early Saturday in the West Pullman neighborhood on the South Side.

A 28-year-old man was shot in the head and chest about 4 a.m. in the 100 block of West 116th Street, according to police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro. He was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

The man was standing in a group of people on the sidewalk when an unidentified male fired from across the street, Alfaro said. The shooter then fled in a light-colored sedan.

The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office confirmed the fatality Saturday morning.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire © Chicago Sun-Times 2013. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)


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