Man fatally shot in Englewood drive-by

Allen Britten, 38, was on the street when a light-colored vehicle pulled up and someone inside opened fire, authorities said.

SHARE Man fatally shot in Englewood drive-by
A man was shot dead Oct. 22, 2020, in Chatham.

A 38-year-old man was fatally shot Aug. 2, 2020, in the 6400 block of South Green Street.

Sun-Times file photo

A 38-year-old man was fatally shot Sunday in a drive-by in Englewood on the South Side.

About 12:40 p.m., he was standing in the 6400 block of South Green Street when a light-colored vehicle pulled up and someone inside opened fire, Chicago police said.

Allen Britten was struck in the head and back and pronounced dead at the scene, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. He lived in Englewood.

Area One detectives are investigating.

Read more on crime, and track the city’s homicides.

The Latest
“He takes it upon himself to go out there in the seventh with 100-plus pitches and give us everything that he’s got, and that’s why everybody loves him,” catcher Yan Gomes said.
Piping plovers Imani and Searocket have produced four eggs in a protected area of the beach.
“We got a big hit and a little bit of exhale for sure,” manager Craig Counsell said. “It’s a game changer.”
While local events are energetic and entertaining, many participants also say they take time to reflect on Black history and teach younger generations about the realities of race in America.