Man shot dead in car in Austin neighborhood


CHICAGO — A man was shot to death and another man was injured overnight at a street crossing on the city’s West Side.

Their car had stopped at a stop sign in the 1700 block of N. Mayfield when several young men on foot fired shots into the car.

The car then crashed in front of a house.

Police haven’t released the name of the dead man; a source says both shooting victims were documented gang members.