26-year-old man killed in Cottage Grove Heights drive-by shooting

A man died from a drive-by shooting Thursday night in the Cottage Grove Heights neighborhood on the South Side, according to Chicago police.

At 8:45 p.m., the 26-year-old was shot in the chest multiple times while standing on a front porch in the 9500 block of South Woodlawn. The shooter drove away inside a silver sports-utility vehicle.

The 26-year-old was taken in critical condition to Trinity Hospital, where he succumbed to his gunshot wounds, police said.

The Cook County medical examiner’s office did not immediately confirm the death Thursday.

Area South detectives were investigating.

Source: Chicago sun