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Man, 46, fatally stabbed in Lawndale home

Elzie L. Johnson was found with a stab wound to the chest in the 1600 block of South Lawndale Avenue, authorities said.

A person was fatally shot Dec. 6, 2020, in the 4900 block of West Hubbard Street.
Johnson was fatally stabbed in the chest, authorities said.
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A 46-year-old man was stabbed to death Tuesday in Lawndale on the West Side.

A woman discovered Elzie L. Johnson not breathing about 6:40 a.m. inside a home in the 1600 block of South Lawndale Avenue, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

Johnson had a stab wound in his chest and was pronounced at the scene, authorities said. His death was ruled a homicide. He lived in the same block.

Area Central detectives are investigating.