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North Chicago man shot to death in Zion

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ZION, Ill. (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

A North Chicago man was shot to death at a north suburban Zion apartment complex Tuesday morning.

Zion Police responded about 3:45 a.m. after receiving numerous 911 calls about shots being fired in the 4200 block of Lakewood Lane at the Horizon Village apartment complex, the Lake County News-Sun is reporting. Another 911 caller said a man had been shot in the same area.

Officers arrived to find the man outside an apartment on Lakewood Lane.

Donta Cozart, 31, died shortly after Zion Rescue transported him to Vista Medical Center East in Waukegan.

"We're getting new leads and a lot of tips," Zion Police Department Comdr. George Filenko said. "We're getting information from the public and we're following up on it."

Police said it appears to be an isolated incident and the public is not in danger.

The Lake County Major Crime Task Force is also assisting in the investigation.

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