Vigil held for mail carrier shot in East Garfield Park

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Friday, March 27, 2015

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Friends and family are remembering the life of an East Garfield Park mail carrier who was fatally shot outside his home.

They held a vigil Thursday morning in honor of Anthony Hayes near the scene of the deadly shooting at Warren and Francisco.

Police say the 27-year-old was in his car and about to leave for work Tuesday morning when someone opened fire.

His family thinks it was a case of mistaken identity. Police are still searching for the shooter.