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Man Found Beaten To Death In Austin Alley: Police

May 31, 2018 - 6:46 am

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A man found unresponsive in an alley Wednesday night had been beaten to death in the Austin neighborhood.

Kim Edmondson, 29, was found at 9:38 p.m. in an alley in the 5100 block of West Lake, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office. He had been struck in the head and chest with an unknown weapon and was pronounced dead at the scene.

He lived in the same neighborhood, officials said.

Area North detectives are conducting a homicide investigation.

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