A soccer player died Thursday night in a Chicago fire, a fire official said.
A man was found dead in a garage at an apartment complex on the city’s West Side, police said.
No other details were immediately available.
A spokesman for the city Fire Department said in a statement that there was no fire and the man died at the scene.
A spokesman for a Chicago medical examiner’s office said in an email that he had determined the man was the victim of a homicide.
The man’s identity was not immediately released.
The Chicago Fire Department, which is the city department responsible for responding to and treating fire-related deaths, did not immediately respond to a request for comment.