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Two men shot and killed on West Side

Updated: June 19, 2012 5:02PM



Two men were shot and killed early Tuesday in the West Side Austin neighborhood.

The two men, 23 and 25, were both shot in the head about 1:12 a.m. in the 1200 block of North Mason Avenue, officials said.

Someone approached the men on foot and shot them, according to police.

They were identified as Chaves Wilson, 23, of the 1200 block of North Mason Avenue, and Roy Smith, 25, of the 5900 block of West Huron Avenue, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

The two were shot at Wilson’s house and were dead at the scene, the medical examiner’s office said.

No one is in custody. Area North detectives are investigating.



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