CHICAGO (STMW) — A young man is dead after being beaten and shot in the Little Village neighborhood early Saturday on the Southwest Side.
The male was shot about 3:35 a.m. in the 2300 block of South Albany Avenue and later died from his injuries, police said.READ MORE: 1 Killed, 6 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago
Sources said a group of people got out of a mini van and a possible gang fight ensued, during which time the man, believed to be in his late-teens or early-20s, was beaten and shot.
Police added the attack might have been a robbery.READ MORE: Father Christopher Ciomek, Pastor Of St. Peter Damian Parish In Bartlett, Removed Amid 30-Year-Old Child Sex Abuse Claims
A Saturday autopsy determined the man, identified as Raymond Jerz, Jr., died from multiple gunshot wounds and the death was ruled a homicide, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.
Harrison Area detectives are investigating, but nobody is in custody.MORE NEWS: Cook County Administers 1,000 Shots At Mobile COVID-19 Vaccination Event In Morton Grove
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