Man killed in Garfield Park drive-by

He was traveling in the 200 block of North Hamlin Boulevard when someone in another vehicle shot him, police said.

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A 35-year-old man was shot and killed Tuesday in Garfield Park on the West Side.

Maurice Reynolds was traveling southbound about 5:48 p.m. in the 200 block of North Hamlin Boulevard when a dark-colored sedan pulled up alongside him, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. Someone inside the vehicle unleashed gunfire, striking him in the arm, leg and shoulder.

Reynolds was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said. He lived in East Garfield Park.

An autopsy found he died from multiple gunshot wounds and ruled his death a homicide, the medical examiner’s office said.

Area North detectives are investigating.

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