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A man who friends said had just beaten cancer and was looking for a fresh start was shot and killed in a drive-by attack early Tuesday after he chased down a driver who struck a bicyclist and drove off on Chicago’s South Side, officials said.
Chicago Police told FOX32 that Alberto Bocanegra, 39, was driving behind a group of cyclists on a late-night ride around 1:30 a.m. and recording on Facebook Live when he saw another vehicle hit a woman on her bike and flee the scene.
The article goes on to state the following:
After following the vehicle and getting into an argument with the driver, a third SUV drove by and someone opened fire, striking Bocanegra in the neck. He was then taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center where he was pronounced dead, according to police.
Family friend/lawyer for Alberto Bocanegra identifies him as man shot dead after confrontation w/hit-and-run driver that struck #bicyclist overnight. “[Bocanegra] had a heart of gold & was very brave,” says atty. He just #beatcancer. Details: https://t.co/rxX1p9PBZy @cbschicago pic.twitter.com/WRBfCscmJ0
— LAUREN VICTORY (@LaurenVictory) September 25, 2018
Family and friends tell me 39-year-old Alberto Bocanegra, Jr. was shot and killed early this morning when he confronted a driver that hit a bicyclist and took off. Details coming up at 11am. pic.twitter.com/isdcFVKuI2
— DIANE PATHIEU (@pathieuabc7) September 25, 2018
Alberto Bocanegra tried to confront a driver who’d abandoned a bicyclist injured in the street. Things escalated from there. https://t.co/LVbsorOKQy
— Chicago Sun-Times (@Suntimes) September 26, 2018
Alberto Bocanegra, Green Party member who also ran for Chicago Alderman was shot and killed in Chicago today. https://t.co/M29GlQTuFb
— lex (@lex6m) September 26, 2018
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