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Man found shot to death in car in Gresham identified

SHARE Man found shot to death in car in Gresham identified
SHARE Man found shot to death in car in Gresham identified

A man shot to death Tuesday night in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side has been identified as a 28-year-old who lived just a block away from where he was killed.

Officers responded to a call of a person shot at 6:22 p.m. in the 8900 block of South Morgan and found Juard Ford in the driver’s seat of a Chevrolet car, suffering from gunshot wounds to the head and torso, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

He was pronounced dead at the scene at 6:48 p.m., authorities said. An autopsy showed he died of multiple gunshot wounds, according to the medical examiner’s office.

Ford lived just a block from where he was shot.

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