By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS)– A 74-year-old man was found dead after being shot and killed inside his Englewood home.

His family went to his home, in the 6900 block of South Aberdeen, for a well-being check when the body was found. A family member told police the front door was open when they arrived.

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Police being the shooting took place between 7:30 p.m. Monday and 7 p.m. Tuesday.

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An investigation is underway.

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CBS 2 Chicago Staff