Man shot, killed in Chatham

The man, whose age is unknown, had gotten into an argument with someone when the other person drew a weapon and fired at him, police said.


A man who was shot in Chatham on Sunday has died, police said.

Joshau Mims, 24, got into an argument with someone in the 400 block of East 83rd Street when the person drew a gun and fired multiple times, according to Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

The man suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the body and was pronounced dead at the scene.

No one is in custody, and detectives are investigating.

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