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Man shot dead in Morgan Park

By Rosemary Regina Sobol

Tribune reporter

3:40 PM CDT, May 29, 2013

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A man was shot and killed Tuesday afternoon in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side.

At 3:07 p.m., police received a report of a person shot in the 11600 block of South Vincennes Avenue in the Morgan Park neighborhood, Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Daniel O'Brien said.

The man was identified today as Jajuan Lewis, 22, of the same block where he was shot, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.

Officers found the man shot in the back and unresponsive, said O'Brien.

The victim was pronounced dead on the scene at 3:30 p.m., according to a spokesman for the medical examiner's office. He had been shot multiple times, the medical examiner's office determined following an autopsy today.

No arrests have been made and O'Brien said further details were not available immediately.

Area South detectives are investigating.

rsobol@tribune.com
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