27-year-old man shot dead in West Garfield Park

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A 27-year-old man was fatally shot on Friday morning in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

About 11:15 a.m., two gunmen walked up to Johnta McComb in the 200 block of South Kilpatrick Avenue and fired shots, hitting him in the back and buttocks, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

McComb was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he died at 12:07 p.m., authorities said. He lived in the Austin neighborhood.

No one was in custody for the shooting.

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