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Man dies after being shot in neck in South Austin

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CHICAGO (CBS) – A man is dead after being shot in the South Austin neighborhood Sunday morning.

Police said the victim was found on the ground with a gunshot wound to the neck, in the 4900 block of West Superior around 2:06 a.m.

The victim was transported by Chicago Fire Department to Mt. Sinai Hospital in critical condition and was later pronounced dead.

Police say a handgun was recovered from the victim.

No one is in custody.

Area Four detectives are investigating. 

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