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23-year-old man shot and killed in Wheeling

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WHEELING, Ill. (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

A man is dead after being shot a block from his home in northwest suburban Wheeling on Wednesday.

Officers responded to a call of shots fired and a person shot at the Winetree Apartment Complex in the 400 block of Pleasant Run Drive at 9 p.m., Wheeling police said.

Upon arrival, officers found a man with a gunshot wound to the chest, Wheeling police said.

Rafael A. Orozco, 23, of the 500 block of Pleasant Run Drive, was pronounced dead at Glenbrook Hospital in Glenview at 9:50 p.m., according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.

Orozco also lived in the Winetree Apartment Complex, police said.

No one is in custody as Wheeling police and the North Regional Major Crimes Task Force investigate.

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