An 18-year-old man died Monday morning after being stabbed and beaten in the Southwest Side's West Lawn neighborhood.
About 1:35 a.m. Monday, the man was involved in a "physical altercation" with
at least three people in the 6500 block of South Kilpatrick Avenue.
One of the others struck him on the head with a blunt object, and a second
stabbed him multiple times in his right side.
Jesse Gonzalez, of the 6100 block of South Rockwell Street, was taken
to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, according to the Cook County
medical examiner's office. He was pronounced dead at 7:41 a.m. Monday.