Daimmyon Hackman was shot to death during an attempted robbery early Friday in the South Side Chatham neighborhood.
The 27-year-old Hackman, of downstate Bloomington, was sitting in a vehicle at 1:26 a.m. in the 7500 block of South St. Lawrence when someone walked up, pulled out a handgun and announced a robbery, according to Chicago Police. He refused to comply with the robber, who then shot him in his left armpit.
Hackman was pronounced dead at Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn at 2:28 a.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Area South detectives were conducting a homicide investigation.
—Chicago Sun-Times Wire