Anthony ‘Mook G’ Barr of south suburban Harvey shot to death while sitting in SUV on Far South Side

Anthony “Mook G” Barr of south suburban Harvey was fatally shot Sunday afternoon while sitting in a vehicle in the Far South Side Riverdale neighborhood.

Barr, 45, was sitting in the driver’s seat of a parked blue SUV at 12:04 p.m. in the 300 block of East 136th Street, Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

He was when approached by two men, who opened fire and then ran away, police said.

Barr was shot in the head and was pronounced dead at the scene at 12:32 p.m., authorities said. Known to friends as “Mook G,” he lived in the 15000 block of Vine Avenue in Harvey.

—Chicago Sun-Times Wire

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