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Man fatally shot in Joliet

A 31-year-old Joliet man died after he was shot at 11 a.m. Saturday in the backyard of a house in the 100 block of Nicholson Street in the southwest suburb.

Antonio T. Tyler was pronounced dead at 5:45 p.m. Saturday, according to the Will County coroner’s office.

Joliet Police were investigating. An autopsy was scheduled for Monday. The coroner’s office said Tyler was the victim of an apparent homicide.

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