CHICAGO (CBS) — A man is dead after a drive-by shooting in broad daylight Thursday on busy Ashland Avenue in Lakeview, police said.
The shooting happened at 4:14 p.m. in the 3700 block of North Ashland Avenue, near Waveland Avenue, police said.READ MORE: Ed’s Driveway: Toyota Sienna
The 53-year-old man was in a vehicle himself when somebody pulled up in a white sport-utility vehicle and fired shots, police said.READ MORE: 17-Year-Old Boy Shot, Killed In Gresham Neighborhood
The victim was struck once in the neck and was rushed to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in critical condition, police said. He was later pronounced dead.
The man was identified as Daniel C. Cox, of the 700 block of West Grand Avenue, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Frost Advisory, Sunny Through The Day
No one was in custody as of Thursday night. Area North detectives were investigating.