1 killed in South Side shootout

Police say victim died in a gunfight

Published On: Jun 09 2012 10:18:13 AM CDT   Updated On: Jun 10 2012 03:14:34 PM CDT

A shootout at a South Side apartment complex left one man dead as police search for the shooters.

The shooting happened about 10:15 p.m. Friday at an apartment complex in the 100 block of Emerald Ash just south of Loop 410.

Police say when officers arrived, they found 32 year-old Joel FloresĀ dead outside.

Witnesses told police two men had hurried from the shooting scene.

A police captain at the shooting said it appeared FloresĀ and the others got involved in a shootout.