Man killed in Galewood shooting

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A man was shot to death in the Galewood neighborhood Friday evening on the West Side.

Ramon M. Tolbert, 35, was standing on a corner at 6:12 p.m. in the 1500 block of North Meade Avenue when a male got out of a vehicle and approached him shooting, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. The shooter then got back in the vehicle and drove away.

Tolbert, of the 200 block of North Kildare Avenue, was shot in the head and chest and was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 6:49 p.m., authorities said.

No one is in custody as Area North detectives conduct a homicide investigation.

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