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Man shot to death in Roseland

The 46-year-old man was found unresponsive with gunshot wounds to his lower and middle back.

Two people were shot, one fatally, July 24, 2021, in Gage Park.
A 46-year-old man was fatally shot June 15, 2020, in Roseland.
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A 46-year-old man was shot to death Monday in Roseland on the Far South Side.

About 6:35 p.m. police responded to calls of a person shot in the 11300 block of South Wentworth Avenue, and found the man unresponsive with gunshot wounds to his lower and middle back, Chicago police said.

He was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in critical condition, but later died, police said.

He was identified as Lyndell Austin of Chicago Lawn, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Area Two detectives are investigating.

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