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Man Found Shot Dead in West Englewood Stairwell

By Alex Parker | November 3, 2013 7:14pm
 Police say a man was found shot to death in the 6500 block of South Bishop Street.
Man found shot in Englewood stairwell
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CHICAGO — Police are investigating the death of man found shot to death in West Englewood.

The body of the man - whose identity is unknown - was found in a basement stairwell in the 6500 block of South Bishop Street around 3 p.m. Sunday, said Officer Veejay Zala, a police spokesman.

He suffered a gunshot wound to the head, said the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office, and is believed to be in his 20s. He was pronounced dead on the scene at 3:18 p.m.

A police investigation is underway, and no more information was available, police said.