Chicago police believe an Edgewater man was killed when a driver intentionally hit him in the West Loop on Sunday morning. CPD has not explained why investigators believe the collision in the 100 block of North Ogden may be a murder.
The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified the victim as Enrique Martinez, 22, of the 5700 block of North Glenwood.
Martinez was walking south on the sidewalk when a dark-colored sedan struck him around 5:15 a.m., according to CPD. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
An autopsy is scheduled for Monday. Area Three detectives are conducting a homicide investigation.