Man Shot And Killed In Chicago Lawn

CHICAGO (STMW) — A man was shot to death on the South Side Thursday afternoon in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood.

Jeremiah Brown, 27, was fatally shot in the chest at 3:21 p.m. in the 6300 block of South Kedzie Avenue, police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala said.

Brown, of the 6200 block of South Albany Avenue, was pronounced dead at the scene at 5:31 p.m., according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

Police said detectives are speaking to a person of interest, however, no arrests have been made.

Area Central detectives are investigating.

(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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

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