A 20-year-old man was shot and killed Sunday afternoon in his car in the Hegewisch neighborhood on the Far Southeast Side.
He was identified this morning by the Cook County medical examiner's office as Louis Nieto, of the 13400 block of South Burley Avenue.
Nieto was driving with his girlfriend in teh 2900 block of East 132nd Street when a black SUV pulled up alongside them and a back-seat passenger opened fire, striking Nieto in the head, said Police News Affairs Officer Laura Kubiak.
He was pronounced dead at 4:26 p.m. at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.
His companion apparently was unhurt.No arrests have been made.