A man was shot to death Tuesday in south suburban Calumet City.
Police were called for reports of a gunshot victim at 11:09 a.m. in the 200 block of Pulaski Road, according to a statement from Calumet City Police Chief Christopher Fletcher.
Officers arrived to find 57-year-old Erdell C. Anderson with a gunshot wound to the torso, Fletcher and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.
Anderson was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he died at 1:04 p.m., the medical examiner’s office said. An autopsy found he died of his gunshot wound, and his death was ruled a homicide.
Investigators are questioning a person of interest, Fletcher said. A firearm was recovered at the scene.
The case remains under investigation, according to Fletcher. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 708-868-2500.