Man shot to death while attempting to rob 77 year old

CHICAGO — A man was shot to death Saturday afternoon while attempting to rob a 77-year-old man in the city’s Chatham community area, according to police.

Police said the 77-year-old man was in an open garage of a residence in the 500 block of East 89th Street at approximately 12:22 p.m. when an unknown vehicle in the alley pulled up and a man inside exited the vehicle.

Shortly after exiting the vehicle, the man revealed a firearm and demanded the 77-year-old man’s property. The 77-year-old man then revealed a firearm and fired shots, striking the man in the head and chest.

Police Shoot At Man They Say Tried To Run Them Over

The man, of an unknown age, was pronounced dead at the scene. The 77-year-old man was not injured in the incident.

Sponsored Content

Sponsored Content