Bouncer dies after shot in head at Northwest Side bar

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CHICAGO — A Northwest Side bouncer has died following a weekend shooting.

51-year-old Angel Ortiz was working late Saturday night at Brudder’s Bar and Grill at Addison and Pulaski when someone outside the bar fired shots.

Ortiz was hit in the head by a bullet that went through the window of the bar.

Witnesses tell us he had just broken up a fight outside.

He was taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center where he was declared brain dead.

The bar is offering a $2500 dollar reward to anyone with information about the shooting.

Chicago police are reviewing surveillance video from neighboring businesses as they try to track down the shooter.

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