New City on Saturday recorded its 21st homicide of the year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 27-year-old man was shot to death in the 4400 block of South Marshfield Avenue, police said. Fifteen homicides were logged in New City last year, RedEye data shows.
Citywide, gunshot homicides were recorded in the last week in the community areas of Englewood, O'Hare, South Deering and South Shore, RedEye determined.
Six homicides have been recorded so far this month. Forty-eight homicides were logged in October 2011, according to RedEye data.