Man fatally shot in Roseland identified

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Sun-Times file

A 21-year-old man who was shot to death Sunday afternoon in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side has been identified.

Martell L. Smith was walking in the 9900 block of South State Street at 2:10 p.m. when a vehicle drove up, and someone inside fired shots, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Smith, of the 300 block of West 104th Street,was shot in the head and pronounced dead at the scene at 2:15 p.m., according to the medical examiner’s office.

A source said the victim was believed to be a gang member.

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