Man, 26, shot dead in Brighton Park

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A 26-year-old man was shot dead early Sunday in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side, authorities said.

About 4:30 a.m., officers responded to a call of a person shot in the 2500 block of West 46th Place and found Daniel Cardova unresponsive and laying on the ground between two parked cars, Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Cardova was a documented gang member who lived in the Brighton Park neighborhood, according to authorities.

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