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Man gunned down outside Illinois strip club named

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Associated Press

BROOKLYN, Ill. -- Investigators say they've identified the man gunned down outside a southwestern Illinois strip club as a 27-year-old St. Louis resident.

Illinois State Police tell the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that Michael Brooks was shot several times early Sunday outside Roxy's Strip Club in Brooklyn. He died later at a hospital.

Authorities say Brooks had just stepped from his car when he was approached by two men who emerged from another vehicle.

The suspects fled.

There's no immediate word on any arrests being made in the case.

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