51-year-old man shot to death in South Shore

SHARE 51-year-old man shot to death in South Shore

Sun-Times file photo

A man was fatally shot Wednesday evening in the South Shore neighborhood.

Richard Matthews, 51,was shot in the side of the chest about 7:05 p.m. in the 7400 block of South Phillips, according to Chicago Police and theCook County Medical Examiner’s Office

Paramedics took him to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead at 7:45 p.m., officials said.

The Latest
Fritz Pollard was the first Black head coach in the NFL, one of the first two Black players in the NFL, the first Black football player at Brown University and the first Black player in the Rose Bowl.
Heyward delivered the lineup card and was treated to a one-minute video in the middle of the fourth inning
Team wins sixth straight game, but Ross warns late-season success not a guarantee of 2023 success
Edward Neequaye and the Lane defense nearly posted a shutout, only allowing Clark a special teams touchdown on the way to a 24-8 win that clinched the Champions’ first Illinois High School Association state playoff appearance since 2013.
Long term deals for Moncada ($70 million), Robert ($50 million) Jimenez ($43 million) and Anderson ($25 million) seemed like good business sense when they were made