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Man Fatally Shot Near Broadway In Uptown, Police Say

The man was walking down Belle Plaine Avenue when he was fatally shot, police said.

A man was shot to death in the 900 block of West Belle Plaine Avenue, police said.
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UPTOWN — A man in his 20s was fatally shot near the intersection of Broadway and Belle Plaine Avenue on Thursday afternoon, according to police.

The man was walking in the 900 block of West Belle Plaine Avenue just after 2 p.m. Thursday when two people walked up and opened fire, police said in a preliminary report.

He was struck in his chest and was taken to Illinois Masonic Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

Police cars lined the intersection of Belle Plaine and Broadway throughout the afternoon. No arrests have been made, police said.

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