CHICAGO (STMW) — A young man was shot dead early Saturday in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.

The 19-year-old man was shot multiple times about 4 a.m. in the 5600 block of South Shields Avenue, according to officers with the Chicago Police Department’s News Affairs office. The man was dead on the scene, authorities

A representative with the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office said the man’s name remained unknown Saturday afternoon.

Area South detectives are investigating.

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