Lee M. Fields fatally shot on the block where he lived in West Garfield Park

Lee M. Fields was shot to death in the West Garfield Park neighborhood Thursday morning.

The 33-year-old Fields was found about 10:35 a.m. in the 4400 block of West Monroe Street with two gunshot wounds to the lower abdomen, according to Chicago Police. He ran into a building and collapsed on the stairs.

Fields, who lived on the same block as the shooting, was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead less than an hour later, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

Between five and six males were seen running westbound in the 4300 block of West Monroe after the shooting, police said.

—Chicago Sun-Times Wire

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