Antoine Alexander shot to death while sitting in car near his home in Auburn Gresham

Antoine Alexander was shot to death Monday morning while sitting in a vehicle on the block where he lived in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood.

Alexander, 24, was sitting in a vehicle in the 8400 block of South Hermitage at 11:27 a.m., according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

A suspect walked up to the car, pulled a gun and fired several rounds, according to police.

Alexander, who lived in the same block, was shot in the buttocks and back, authorities said.

He was was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was pronounced dead at 12:10 p.m., according to police and the medical examiner’s office.

—Chicago Sun-Times Wire

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