CHICAGO: A 30-year-black man who resided in free Section 8 housing in Bedford Park, Illinois has died after being shot New Year’s Day while sitting in his vehicle on Chicago's South Side, authorities said.
Myron Brown, of the 7300 block of West 71st Street in Bridgeview, was pronounced dead at 8:35 p.m. Saturday at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
Brown was shot about 1:30 p.m. Jan. 1 while sitting in a vehicle in the 8700 block of South Honore Street in the Greshman neighborhood, Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.
An unknown shooter approached the driver's side of his vehicle and fired shots, striking Brown multiple times, Greer said.
No suspects are in custody in the shooting.