Man fatally shot leaving funeral service in East Garfield Park

Chicago police say a man fired into a crowd in the 3000 block of West Warren Boulevard, Chicago police said.

SHARE Man fatally shot leaving funeral service in East Garfield Park
An 18-year-old man was shot to death Feb. 18, 2022.

A man was fatally shot May 12, 2021 in East Garfield Park.

Sun-Times file photo

A man was shot and killed after leaving a funeral service Wednesday afternoon in East Garfield Park, according to Chicago police.

A group of people had gotten into an argument in the 3000 block of West Warren Boulevard and one of them fired into the crowd leaving the service about 12:05 p.m., Chicago police said.

A 29-year-old man was shot and pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.

The men fled into a nearby alley and left in a car, police said.

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified the man as Arthur Ellis.

No one was in custody.

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

The Latest
The Hawks battled hard in the third period but in the third period only, ultimately falling 5-4 for their eighth straight defeat.
Will Smith sticks to Movie Star mode as a family man dodging hunters, bullets, a gator and a snake while fleeing slavery.
While Zach LaVine still was trying to figure out a way to find his timing and end an eight-game shooting slump, Booker was showing the Bulls what a max-contract shooting guard should do, lighting them up despite playing only three quarters.
Anthony Demirov is just a sophomore, but he has the scoring ability to carry his team for a crucial quarter and the confidence and resolve to knock down free throws with the game on the line.