Chicago Standoff Ends, Gunman Takes his Life

A Chicago standoff came to an end when a gunman shot a hostage, then killed himself early Friday morning.

Authorities say the gunman took his neighbor hostage early Thursday morning in a south side Chicago apartment building.

After a 23-hour standoff, police heard a gunshot and entered the building.

Officials say the un-named man had shot the hostage before turning the gun on himself.

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