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Man, 30, Shot and Killed In Evanston Saturday

Evanston police are investigating a fatal shooting that took place in the 2000 block of Darrow Avenue around 6:20 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7.


By Jennifer Fisher, Patch.com

A 30-year-old Evanston man was shot and killed in the 2000 block of Darrow Avenue, Evanston, around 6:20 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, according to police.

Shortly after the shooting, a traffic crash took place at Green Bay Road and McCormick Boulevard, Evanston Police Cmdr. Jason Parrott said in a press release. He said police believe the accident was caused by a second person who was trying to take the man to the hospital.

The incident is currently under investigation, according to Parrott, and no more information was being released as of late Saturday night. 

A spokesperson for the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office confirmed that a 30-year-old man was shot but said the office was not releasing any other information at that time.

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