CHICAGO — A man was fatally shot following an altercation with a FOID card holder in the city’s Bridgeport neighborhood, according to police.
The shooting happened around 9:40 a.m. Tuesday in the 3100 block of South May on the South Side. Police said a 76-year-old man was involved in a verbal altercation with another man that became physical.
The 76-year-old, who has a FOID card, discharged his weapon and struck the man in the head, according to police. He was pronounced dead on the scene.
The medical examiner has identified the man as 50-year-old Terry Lofton.
The 76-year-old was taken into custody and transported to Jesse Brown VA Medical Center in good condition for evaluation.
Area One Detectives are investigating.