A parolee on electronic home monitoring was found shot to death in the backyard of his South Chicago neighborhood home this morning, police said.Killed was Cedric Davis, 31, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. Davis was found by police officers who went to the home in the 7900 block of South Manistee Avenue about 8:15 a.m. after calls to 911 reporting gunshots
Slain only five days after his birthday, Davis was on parole for a 2006 conviction for receiving/possessing a stolen vehicle, according to state records. He had two prior convictions on the same charge, as well as a felony drug conviction, records show.
Police had not made any arrests in the shooting as of tonight and didn't offer a motive.