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Man Shot, Killed During Home Invasion In South Shore; 4 People In Custody

CHICAGO (CBS)-- A man was shot and killed during a home invasion in the South Shore neighborhood Tuesday morning.

Police said a 36-year-old man was found unresponsive on the living room floor of a residence in the 7500 block of South Saginaw Avenue around 5:30 a.m. Chicago police said the victim was shot in the chest. The victim later was identified as Ben Sims.

The shooting stemmed from a home invasion involving masked men wearing black. According to police, one offender was wearing a backpack and had a gun.

The victim was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

Police said four offenders were taken into custody.


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