Man shot to death in Little Village

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A man was shot to death in the Little Village neighborhood early Saturday.

About midnight, 24-year-old Jose Velasquez was walking with his spouse in the 2100 block of South Fairfield when two or three people walked up to them from a gangway, yelling and opening fire, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Velasquez, of the 2800 block of West 21st Street,was shot in the back and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 1:41 a.m., authorities said.

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