A 19-year-old man was shot to death early Wednesday in the Back of Yards neighborhood on the South Side.
Officers called to perform a well-being check at 12:24 a.m. in the 5300 block of South Hermitage found the victim lying unresponsive in the alley, according to Chicago Police.
Armani Dickinson of the 13000 block of South Ellis had suffered a gunshot wound to the back of the head and was pronounced dead at the scene at 12:39 a.m., according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Technicians with Allied Services remove the body of a 19-year-old man who was shot in the head in the 5300 block of South Hermitage early Wednesday, March 23, 2016. | Ashlee Rezin/Sun-Times