Tommie Pledge fatally shot inside store in Humboldt Park

Tommie L. Pledge was shot to death Wednesday afternoon inside a Humboldt Park neighborhood business.

Chicago Police said one or more suspects entered a cell phone business in the 3600 block of West Division Street at 4:33 p.m. and shot the 31-year-old victim several times before running away.

Pledge, of the 5200 block of West Congress, was pronounced dead at the scene at 4:38 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

An autopsy showed he died of multiple gunshot wounds and his death was ruled a homicide.

—Chicago Sun-Times Wire

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