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Man shot, killed in Homan Square

About 10:55 p.m. he was standing outside in the 3500 block of West Polk Street, when someone walked up to him and fired shots.

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A 26-year-old man was fatally shot Monday in Homan Square on the West Side.

About 10:55 p.m. he was standing outside in the 3500 block of West Polk Street, when someone walked up to him and fired shots, Chicago police said.

He was struck in the chest and taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital in critical condition, but later died, police said.

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified him as Haasan Readers of Woodlawn. An autopsy ruled his death a homicide.

Area Four detectives are investigating.