Man fatally shot in Dolton


Village of Dolton Facebook photo

A 19-year-old man was shot and killed Sunday in south suburban Dolton.

Dustin Holmes was shot in the 14500 block of College Grove and taken to Franciscan Health Hospital in Hammond where he was pronounced dead about 2:30 a.m., the Lake County coroner’s office said.

Holmes’ death was ruled a homicide by the coroner’s office.

Dolton police did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

The Latest
Wife thought the object of his affections was out of their lives forever, but now she has re-emerged.
Let’s create a curriculum on Fred Hampton’s life. In contrast to the myth of the “gun-toting” Black Panthers, they laid the groundwork for many of the social service programs we know today, such as school breakfasts, day care and sickle cell testing.
The robot bad guys aren’t really that bad in great-looking sci-fi parable that suffers from schmaltzy dialogue and questionable dramatic choices.
A New York judge ruled this week that the former president’s business acumen was built on deception.
Oregonians are understandably troubled by the nuisance of public drug use since the state decriminalized low-level possession of illegal drugs. But reversing Measure 110 is not the answer.