Man fatally shot in Lawndale

The 23-year-old was found unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds in the 1800 block of South Kedzie Avenue.

A 15-year-old boy was shot Nov. 8, 2020 in Little Village.

A man was shot dead Aug. 31, 2020, in Lawndale.

Adobe Stock Photo

A man was killed in a shooting Monday in Lawndale on the West Side, police said.

Officers heard gunfire about 1 p.m. in the 1800 block of South Kedzie Avenue and found the 23-year-old unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds, Chicago police said.

The man was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified him as Xavier Anderson of West Garfield Park. An autopsy confirmed he died of multiple gunshot wounds and ruled his death a homicide.

Area Four detectives are investigating.

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

The Latest
They said that speaking through an interpreter, Griner said she had acted unintentionally because she was packing in haste.
The robberies allegedly happened in one hour Wednesday morning.
Considering where to go when Illinois’ waterfowl blind draws come at the end of the month after the Illinois DNR announced the schedule yesterday.
Johnson said Thursday he will remain as British prime minister while a leadership contest is held to choose his successor.
A judge last year declined a request from Hoover for a lower sentence under the First Step Act. But in doing so, the judge gave the Gangster Disciples founder room to try again.