19-year-old man shot in Prospect Heights

SHARE 19-year-old man shot in Prospect Heights
police_lights91_300x18817.jpg

Sun-Times file photo

A man was wounded in a shooting Tuesday afternoon in northwest suburban Prospect Heights.

Officers responding found the 19-year-old shot about 4:20 p.m. in the 1100 block of Cove Drive, according to Prospect Heights police.

He suffered a gunshot wound to his leg and was taken to a hospital for treatment, police said. His injuries were not believed to be life threatening.

Detectives were collecting evidence at the scene Tuesday night and residents were told there was no imminent threat to the community.

The Latest
The car was later found in the West Woodlawn neighborhood about 11 miles away and it was not known if the carjacker was hit, according to Chicago police.
The man, 43, was with a group of people near the 2600 block of North Cannon Drive when he slipped and fell into the water early Wednesday.
She-Hulk’s look adds to the campy fun of this borderline silly but always entertaining chapter in the never-ending Marvel saga.
A man while fatally shot while in a car in the 3100 block of West Huron Street.
The man, 57, was attacked about 2:20 a.m. in the 3500 block of West Pershing Road, Chicago police said.