Police: Person shot self during domestic dispute in Algonquin

SHARE Police: Person shot self during domestic dispute in Algonquin

A person suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound Friday morning during a domestic dispute in northwest suburban Algonquin, police said.

About 11:20 a.m., officers responded to a 911 call for a domestic disturbance in which one person was shot in the 9900 block of Captains Drive in Algonquin, according to a statement from the McHenry County sheriff’s office.

Police said a preliminary investigation indicates a domestic dispute broke out between the occupants of the house and one person suffered a gunshot wound. That person was taken by helicopter to Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville.

The injury was likely self-inflicted, police said. The investigation is ongoing.

The Latest
People who read don’t censor books, writes Natalie Moore, who talked with the former head of the American Library Association about the current wave of book bans across the country.
The Platform Committee — some 200 Democrats from 57 states and territories — will hold a virtual hearing on July 9.
Count Fedde among GM Chris Getz’s most valuable commodities.
The All-Star Game, which will feature Team USA and a team of WNBA All-Stars, will be played in Phoenix on July 20.