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Man fatally shot in Lawndale

Eric Markeith Shaw Jr., 23, was shot twice after he walked out of a home in the 2900 block of West Harrison Street.

A man was shot and killed in Lawndale
A man was shot and killed Feb. 20, 2020, in Lawndale.
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A man was killed in a shooting Thursday in Lawndale on the West Side, police said.

Eric Markeith Shaw Jr. was walking out of a home about 3 p.m. in the 2900 block of West Harrison Street when someone approached him and opened fire, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

The 23-year-old was struck twice and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, authorities said.

No one is in custody as Area North detectives investigate.

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