Suspects questioned after man found shot to death in Auburn Gresham

SHARE Suspects questioned after man found shot to death in Auburn Gresham
SHARE Suspects questioned after man found shot to death in Auburn Gresham

More than one person was being questioned by investigators after a man was found shot to death in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on the South Side Saturday night.

Officers responding to a call of a shots fired about 6:50 p.m. in the 9600 block of South Green found 18-year-old Bernard Pippen lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to the neck, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Pippen, of the 11000 block of South State, was pronounced dead at the scene at 7:10 p.m., authorities said.

Police said “persons of interest” were being questioned in connection with the shooting.

The Latest
Christopher Morel hit a home run, and Brandon Hughes struck out five Pirates in the Cubs’ 7-0 win Tuesday.
One step would be to adjust the deadline in the city’s heating ordinance to a date earlier than June 1.
Zoning Committee Chairman Tom Tunney (44th), who doubles as the casino committee chairman, said he is not at all certain that the votes are there to approve the companion agreements. “There’s still a lot of work to be done. I don’t know if we can get it done by Friday. But that’s their goal...We might need more time. That’s all I’m gonna say.”