Man dies days after South Side parking lot shooting

About 11:45 p.m., Luis Torres was in a vehicle in a parking lot in the 200 block of West 47th Street when someone fired shots.

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A man who was wounded in a shooting Sunday night in Bronzeville has died.

About 11:45 p.m., Luis Torres was in a vehicle in a parking lot in the 200 block of West 47th Street when someone fired shots, Chicago police said.

Torres, 28, was shot in the neck and was transported to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead Wednesday, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

An autopsy released Friday reported he died of complications from the gunshot wounds and ruled his death a homicide.

Area One detectives are investigating.

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