CHICAGO (CBS) — A man is dead after being robbed and shot by an acquaintance with whom he had been in a car on the city’s Near West Side.
At 4:25 a.m., the 27-year-old man was in a parked car with his acquaintance in the 1200 block of West 13th Street when the acquaintance got out of the car and demanded money from the victim police said.READ MORE: Joliet Man Loses All His Bitcoin After Fraudster Hijacks His Phone Number Hacks His Accounts
The victim refused, so his acquaintance took out a gun and shot him, police said. The victim was shot multiple times throughout the body and was rushed to Stroger Hospital of Cook County by another friend who had also been in the car.READ MORE: 17-Year-Old Charged In Carjacking Of Rideshare Driver In Beverly
The victim was pronounced dead at the hospital.MORE NEWS: Banking History Going On Display As New Centier Bank Museum Is Set To Open In Whiting, Indiana
As of Sunday afternoon, no one was in custody and Area Three detectives were investigating.