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Man, 53, killed in Englewood shooting

5600 block of South Perry | Google Maps

A man was shot to death early Tuesday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, Chicago police said.

At 12:32 a.m., a male walked up to 53-year-old Michael Maxey, who was sitting inside a parked vehicle in the 5600 block of South Perry, and fired shots, according to police and the¬†Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Officers found Maxey, who lived in the same block he was shot, slumped in the driver’s seat with a bullet in his chest, authorities said. He was taken to University of Chicago Medical Center, where he died within the hour.

No one was in custody.