Man stabbed to death in South Shore

Andre Padgett was on the sidewalk about 8 p.m. in the 7700 block of South Coles Avenue when someone stabbed him.

SHARE Man stabbed to death in South Shore
El accidente ocurrió en la cuadra 200 al oeste de 71st Street, en Greater Grand Crossing. | Archivos Sun-Times

A person was stabbed to death November 19, 2021 in South Shore.

Sun-Times file photo

A man was stabbed to death Friday night on a sidewalk in South Shore, according to police.

Andre Padgett was stabbed by someone else around 8 p.m. in the 7700 block of South Coles Avenue, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

He suffered stab wounds to the chest and arm and was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. Padgett, 55, died of a stab wound to his chest, according to the medical examiner’s office.

No arrests were reported.

The Latest
College student’s mom would prefer that the young woman not accompany him to every family event at home and on campus.
In January, a Yellow Banana executive promised the city that his company would improve after multiple delays opening stores in underserved South and West side communities.