Several shot, 1 dead, in violent Labor Day

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One person was killed and at least another two people injured today in shootings on the city’s West and South Sides

The fatal shooting took place at about 2 p.m. in the 6600 block of South Rhodes Ave.

A man believed to be in his 20’s was shot in the head and declared dead at the University of Chicago Medical Center.

About 30 minutes later, a man was shot twice in the 6300 block of South King Drive and was taken away in critical condition.

A 16-year-old was shot in the chest around 5:30 this afternoon.

The teen was shot near 105th and LaSalle St in the Roseland neighborhood.

Police say they have a suspect in custody.

A 36-year-old man was shot near the parking lot of a Jewel around 6:30 p.m.  The shooting occurred near 117th and Marshfield on the South Side.

A third man was shot in the leg earlier this morning in the 4200 block of West 15th Street.

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