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Man shot dead in Ford Heights

Updated: February 7, 2014 7:56AM



FORD HEIGHTS — Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man in Ford Heights.

Chris Hollins-Walker, 24, was shot about 2:20 a.m. Wednesday in the 1500 block of Embassy Lane in south suburban Ford Heights, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office and Cook County Sheriff’s office spokesman Benjamin Breit.

Hollins-Walker, of the 1100 block of Cottage Grove Avenue in Ford Heights, was pronounced dead at Franciscan St. James Health hospital in Chicago Heights at 3:13 a.m., the medical examiner’s office said.

The Cook County Sheriff’s Department is investigating.



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