Will County, IL – Homicide in Will County: Two Shot, One Dead, Assailant at Large

Date:

Share post:

Will County, IL – Two men were shot in Unincorporated Lockport Township Thursday night with one succumbing to his injuries. 

According to the Will County Sheriff’s Office, the shooting occurred shortly after 7:00 PM in the 200 Block of Riverview Avenue. Deputies found a 55-year-old male critically injured near the front door and a 52-year-old male who later died at the hospital.

The assailant, who remains unknown, fired several shots at the victims as they returned from a grocery store. This targeted attack prompted an immediate investigation by detectives and Crime Scene Investigators.

The Sheriff’s Office is urgently seeking information from the public regarding the assailant’s identity. 

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective Hilary Lithgow at 815-727-8574, extension 4921, or visit www.willcosheriff.org to submit a crime tip. The community is advised to stay alert as the investigation continues, and updates will be shared when available.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related articles

Bradley, IL – Local Fire Crews Battle Blaze at Vape Shop on Kennedy Drive

Bradley, IL - Local Fire Crews are responding this hour to a fire call at a Vape Shop...

Lombard, IL – AgeGuide Northeastern Illinois Announces New Grant Opportunities for 2025

Lombard, IL – AgeGuide, the Area Agency on Aging for Northeastern Illinois, has publicized grant funding opportunities for...

Naperville, IL – Nicor Gas Mitigates Winter Storm Impacts with Proactive Measures

NAPERVILLE, IL – In response to the harsh conditions of winter storm Gerri, Nicor Gas has effectively managed natural...

Urgent Search in Ohio for Missing 15-Year-Old Girl with Montana Ties

Columbus, OH - The Franklin County Sheriff's Office in Columbus, Ohio, is seeking public assistance in locating a...