CHICAGO (CBS) — Police continued to investigate Tuesday night after a man was shot and killed in the Gage Park community.
The shooting happened at 2:11 a.m. Sunday in the 5100 block of South Washtenaw Avenue, police said.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Sunny And Dry For Several Days To Come
The 24-year-old man had been a rear passenger in a car headed south on Washtenaw Avenue, police said. Two men on the corner flashed gang signs and fired shots.READ MORE: Woman Carjacked In Fulton River District Jewel-Osco Parking Lot, In Yet Another Incident Involving Pulling Over After A Fender Bender
The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the side of his torso and was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital by the driver, police said. He was pronounced dead at the hospital at 8:15 a.m. Sunday.
He was identified as Juan Linares.MORE NEWS: James A. King Of Miami Charged In Gary Bank Robbery In Which Security Officer Was Shot Dead
The suspects fled and no one was in custody Tuesday night. Area Central detectives were investigating.