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Man shot to death at Chatham gas station

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A man was shot to death early Saturday in the South Side Chatham neighborhood.

About 1:45 a.m., officers responding to a call of a person shot at a gas station in the 8200 block of South State Street found the 23-year-old man in a vehicle with multiple gunshot wounds, according to Chicago Police.

Rushun Markis Gaddis was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:59 a.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Another man was fatally shot eight blocks away in the same neighborhood about three hours earlier.

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