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Man Fatally Struck From Nearby Gunfire While Standing Home in West Town

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A man was shot to death Sunday night while standing in the kitchen of a West Town home.

The man, 20, was hit by gunfire that came from the alley in the 2100 block of West Maypole Avenue about 9:35 p.m., Chicago police said.

He was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition with a gunshot wound to the back, police said.

The victim was pronounced dead at the hospital.

No one was in custody and Area Three detectives are investigating.

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