|Abandoned North Lawndale|
From the Chicago Sun-Times:
Jonathan Mills, a standout basketball player at North Lawndale and Southern Miss, was shot and killed on the West Side on Monday.For decades North Lawndale has been one of Chicago's most violent neighborhoods.
The 26-year-old was shot multiple times in the 4100 block of West Roosevelt Road at 1:27 p.m., according to Chicago Police. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
North Lawndale coach Lewis Thorpe was at the scene. "It's him," Thorpe said. "I'm looking at the body right now."
Mills, the father of two daughters, played with Southern Miss in the NCAA Tournament in 2012. After college, he played basketball overseas.
(Photos) Abandoned homes in Chicago's violent North Lawndale neighborhood