By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was shot and killed Sunday evening in the Brainerd neighborhood.

At 6:14 p.m., police found a 25-year-old man in the backyard of a home in the 9300 block of South Throop Street with a gunshot wound to the head.

He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was pronounced dead.

Area Two detectives were investigating Sunday evening.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff