Updates: Man present in fridge was murdered; Diversey/Clybourn taking pictures sufferer dies


Updating two latest tales that you’ll have examine on CWBChicago:

• A 27-year-old man who was shot in the head while driving close to Clybourn and Diversey on Saturday has died, in response to the Prepare dinner County medical expert’s workplace.

The person, whose identify has not been launched by authorities, was shot as he sat in visitors on the 2900 block of North Leavitt round 1 a.m., in response to police. He was pronounced lifeless at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Middle at four:20 p.m. the identical day, medical expert information present. 

No arrests have been made. Space Three detectives are investigating.

• Marcus Merge, the 58-year-old Edgewater man who was found dead inside his apartment refrigerator Thursday afternoon, died from strangulation, in response to post-mortem outcomes.

Police and fireplace division personnel who responded to a well-being verify at Merge’s residence on the 5700 block of North Sheridan discovered his physique wrapped in a bedsheet contained in the fridge.

Paramedics instructed police that they noticed “indicators of trauma” on Merge’s physique. A supply final week instructed CWBChicago that a few of the accidents seemed to be chunk marks.

Space Three detectives are additionally investigating this case.

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