A 30-year-old man was fatally shot inside a home Tuesday in South Chicago.
Brandon Jefferson was shot in the back multiple times about 4:40 a.m. inside a home in the 8100 block of South Bennett Avenue, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
An autopsy ruled Jefferson’s death a homicide, saying he died of his injuries, according to the medical examiner’s office.
Area Two detectives are investigating.
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The two were outside about 4:20 a.m. in the 1300 block of South Throop Street when someone fired shots.
Officers responding to a shots fired call about 10 p.m. found the two in the 3800 block of West Ohio Street.
Officers responding to a person shot report found the man lying on a porch with multiple gunshot wounds.