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Two men were shot dead Tuessday in separate attacks on the South and West sides of the city, authorities said.
In the latest slaying, a 21-year-old was shot in the head just before 9 p.m. behind his home in the 700 block of East 50th Street in the Bronzeville neighborhood, according to early police reports.
The man, Freddie Williams, was dead at the scene, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
Police had few details on how the shooting as Area Central detectives gathered details at the crime scene late Tuesday.
Earlier in the day, gunman shot a 49-year-old South Side man at least twice at about 5:30 p.m. on the 2800 block of West Wilcox Street in the East Garfield Park on the West Side, police said.
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