Man killed in Fuller Park shooting

SHARE Man killed in Fuller Park shooting

Chicago Police investigate the scene where a man was shot and killed, Sunday night, in the 4400 block of South Wells, in the Fuller Park neighborhood. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times

A man was killed Sunday when he was shot in the Fuller Park community on the South Side.

Damien L. Snerling, 40, got out of a parked car about 9:20 p.m. in the 4400 block of South Wells Street when he was approached by an unidentified man who flashed a handgun and began to shoot, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

He was struck in the forehead and multiple times in the body. He was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said.

No one is in custody as Area Central detectives investigate.

Read more on crime, and track the city’s homicides.

The Latest
The SUV crossed into oncoming lanes on Northwest Highway hit and killed 2 pedestrians. The car then hit a building, causing a gas leak.
Stanford remained No. 2 after cruising through a tournament in Hawaii. It’s the 618th appearance in the poll for Cardinal coach Tara VanDerveer, tying the late Pat Summitt for most all-time.
Following close behind are “queen consort,” “oligarch,” “omicron” and “codify.”
The last time the Cougars ascended to No. 1 was the final poll of the 1982-83 season, when Clyde Drexler and Akeem Olajuwon along with coach Guy Lewis were the favorites to win it all. They rolled through the NCAA Tournament before falling to Jim Valvano and North Carolina State in an iconic championship game in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
There are literally dozens of nominees picked by President Joe Biden, just waiting for Senate action to take their seats on the courts.