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Man Shot And Killed By Chicago Police Responding To Reported Home Invasion In Englewood

Chicago Police officers shot and killed a man on the city’s South Side early Sunday morning.

Officers responded to multiple calls of a “person with a gun” and a home invasion in the 7300 block of South Paulina Street just after 4 a.m.

The Chicago Tribune reports the location is the childhood home of Bulls star Derrick Rose.

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photo credit: WGN

A spokesman from the Independent Police Review Authority says officers were met by a man with a gun and they exchanged shots inside a home.  The man died at the scene.   Officers recovered a gun at the scene.

There were several people inside the home, including a young girl.  No one else was injured during the shooting.

The man’s identity has not been released.

The shooting is under investigation.

Source: WGN

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