Man, 25, fatally shot near University of Chicago campus

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CHICAGO -- A 25-year-old man was shot and killed while driving by the University of Chicago.

The shooting happened just after 12 a.m. Thursday on Midway Plaisance and Woodlawn in the Hyde Park neighborhood.

According to police, the man was stopped at a red light, when another vehicle pulled up next to him.

Multiple shots were fired into the man's SUV and he was hit four times: in the head, shoulder, arm and leg. The SUV crashed into a tree, and the man was transported to the University of Chicago Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Relatives have identified the man as Armani Harris.

Police made no arrests and did not give a possible motive. There is no description of the offender's vehicle at this time.

The University of Chicago sent out a security alert, but says the victim is not affiliated with the university.


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