Police: Man fatally shot in North Lawndale

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A man was shot to death Friday night in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side, police said.

The 35-year-old man was sitting in a parked vehicle on the 1100 block of South Richmond at 8:20 p.m. when someone walked up to the car and shot the man, police said.

A friend drove him to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead at the hospital, police said.

The man is a known gang member, police said.

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