Autopsy inconclusive for man found dead near double-stabbing in Roseland

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An autopsy is pending further studies for a 57-year-old man found dead shortly after he allegedly stabbed two people late Thursday in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side.

About 9:20 p.m., the man stabbedtwo other men after an argumentin the 300 block of West 104th Street, police said.

An 85-year-old man was stabbed in the chest while a 56-year-old man was stabbed in the chest, hand and lower right leg, police said. Both men were taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where their conditions had stabilized.

The 57-year-oldwas later found unresponsive at 103rd and Princetonand pronounced dead, police said, though it wasn’t clear how he died.

On Sunday, a spokesman for the Cook County medical examiner’s office said the man’s namehad not been releasedbecauserelatives still need to be notified. The cause and manner of the man’s deatharepending more studies, the spokesman said.

Authorities investigate in the Roseland neighborhood after a man was found dead near the scene where two people were stabbed on the Far South Side. | Network Video Productions

Authorities investigate in the Roseland neighborhood after a man was found dead near the scene where two people were stabbed on the Far South Side. | Network Video Productions

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