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Man shot to death in West Garfield Park

Marcus Jones, 24, was in a vacant lot about 7:15 p.m. in the 4000 block of West Monroe Street when he heard shots and felt pain.

Four people were killed and 27 other wounded in shootings in Chicago since 5 p.m. August 21, 2021.
Marcus Jones was fatally shot July 23, 2021 in West Garfield Park.
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A 24-year-old was shot to death Friday night in West Garfield Park.

Marcus Jones, 24, was in a vacant lot about 7:15 p.m. in the 4000 block of West Monroe Street when he heard shots and felt pain, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

Jones was shot in the chest and leg and was transported to Mt. Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

No one is in custody as Area detectives investigate.