Man fatally shot in Auburn Gresham

He was found with a gunshot wound to the chest in the 1600 block of West 80th Street, police said.

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A man was fatally shot early Saturday in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood.

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A man was fatally shot early Saturday in Auburn Gresham on the South Side.

Police responded to a call of a person shot about midnight in the 1600 block of West 80th Street when they found a 58-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the chest, according to Chicago police.

Witnesses at the scene told police they heard shots fired and saw the man fall to the ground, police said.

He was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

He was identified as Anton Lanking by the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

No one was in custody.

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