Man found dead in vehicle on South Side

March 14, 2008 5:36:48 AM PDT
Police are investigating the death of a 39-year-old north suburban man who was found fatally shot in a vehicle Thursday night in the South Side's Park Manor neighborhood. The man was found dead in the driver's seat of a vehicle with a gunshot wound to the head near the intersection of East 72nd Street and South Michigan Avenue, according to police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer.

Anthony Richardson, of 806 Euclid Ct. in Highwood, was pronounced dead on the scene, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.

An autopsy is scheduled for later Friday.

Calumet Area detectives are conducting a death investigation, but the shooting has not yet been ruled a homicide, police said.