A 25-year-old man was shot and killed this morning near his Southwest Side home and the suspected gunman was taken into police custody.
The victim was shot in the head and chest as he sat inside his vehicle near
his home in the 4500 block of South Lavergne Avenue at about 12:10 a.m., Chicago
The victim, Delon Brandon, was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak
Lawn, where he was pronounced dead.
Witnesses provided police with the name of the suspected gunman and the
description of the blue SUV he escaped in. Authorities tracked the
suspect to the city's West Side, where he was arrest following a foot-chase