Authorities identify man shot to death while leaving car in Little Italy neighborhood

Patrick Holmes, 33, was leaving his car in the 1300 block of West Roosevelt Road about 4:30 a.m. when he was shot twice in the chest.

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A man was shot to death early Sunday while leaving his car in the city’s Little Italy neighborhood on the Near West Side.

Patrick Holmes, 33, was leaving his car in the 1300 block of West Roosevelt Road about 4:30 a.m. when he was shot twice in the chest, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he later died, police said.

No one was in custody.

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