Man fatally shot in Park Manor

The man, 39, was in the 7200 block of South St. Lawrence Avenue when he was shot multiple times Wednesday.

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A man was shot to death Wednesday afternoon in Park Manor on the South Side.

Matthew Wilson, 39, was in the 7200 block of South St. Lawrence Avenue when he suffered multiple gunshot wounds about 2:45 p.m., Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

Wilson was taken to University of Chicago Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

No arrests have been made.

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