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23-year-old man shot to death in Chatham neighborhood


A 23-year-old man was shot in the back and died Monday afternoon in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side, police said.

Officers responding to a call of shots fired about 3:15 p.m. found the man on the sidewalk in the 8300 block of South Ellis, Chicgo Police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.

He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he died an hour later, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office. His name was not released pending notification of relatives.

Area South detectives were investigating, but no one was in custody late Monday.

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