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Man charged with fatal shooting in North Chicago

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A north suburban man has been charged with shooting and killing another man Saturday night in North Chicago.

Demar L. Moore, 36, faces two counts of first-degree murder for the attack near the intersection of 13th Street and Victoria Avenue, according to North Chicago police.

Demar Moore | Lake County sheriff’s office

Demar Moore | Lake County sheriff’s office

About 9:30 p.m., officers responding to a call of a shooting found 44-year-old Reginald Moore on the ground with a gunshot wound to the upper body, police said. He was taken to Condell Medical Center in Libertyville, where he died, authorities said.

Police said the elder Moore lived in North Chicago; the Lake County coroner’s office listed his last known home address in Waukegan.

DemarMoore, ofthe 2600 block of Kennedy Drive in North Chicago, was arrested shortly after the shooting, andmurder charges were announced Tuesday night. Police didn’tspecify if the men were related.

He was jailed on a $3 million bond, according to the Lake County sheriff’s office.

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