Man fatally shot in Austin

Rasaan Mack, 28, was found unresponsive about 8:15 p.m. on the street in the 200 block of North Leclaire Avenue, Chicago police said.

A man was fatally shot Feb. 25, 2021, in Austin.

A man was fatally shot Feb. 25, 2021, in Austin.

Sun-Times file photo

A man was shot to death Thursday night in Austin on the West Side.

The 28-year-old was found unresponsive about 8:15 p.m. on the street in the 200 block of North Leclaire Avenue, Chicago police said.

He had a gunshot wound to his chest and was taken to Loretto Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified him as Rasaan A. Mack, a resident of Garfield Park.

Area Five detectives are investigating.

The Latest
In each case, a black Kia SUV pulled up and a gunman gun out and demanded victims’ property.
Javonni Jenkins, 27, and Curtis Hartman, 79, were found Wednesday morning in their apartment. The 2-year-old did not appear to be injured but was taken to a hospital to be checked.
The singer revealed the diagnosis of the incurable neurological disorder in an emotional Instagram video Thursday adding that the symptoms are what have been causing her to have severe muscle spasms in the past.
The swap, at a time of heightened tensions over Ukraine, achieved a top goal for President Joe Biden, but carried a heavy price — and left behind an American jailed for nearly four years in Russia.
Unlike traditional treatments, which can only ease the effects of the disease, CAR T-cell therapy hints at a path to remission, though that’s based on a very small study.