73-year-old man found dead in Chicago

August 24, 2008 5:04:54 PM PDT
A man has been found shot to death on the city's Northwest Side.Chicago police say they were called to the 4300 block of North Western Avenue to assist firefighters. That's where they found the victim.

The Cook County Medical Examiner identifies him as 73-year-old Robert Ferris.

A family member says Ferris owns a nearby gas station. She believes he was headed to work when he was killed and that he could have been the victim of a robbery gone bad.