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Man accused of falsely reporting person with gun at DeVry University

Michael Gallo, 51, is charged with two counts of filing a false report of offense, police said.

A man was charged in connection with a shooting from Dec. 22, 2020, in East Garfield Park.
Gallo was arrested without incident Nov. 8, 2019, police said.
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A man is accused of calling in a bogus report of a man with a gun Tuesday at the DeVry University Lake View campus.

Michael Gallo, 51, was charged with two felony counts of filing a false report of offense, according to Chicago police.

He was identified as the person who allegedly called a school in the 3300 block of North Campbell Avenue and reported a gunman on their campus, police said. DeVry University is located on that block.

Gallo was arrested without incident Friday morning, police said.

He is scheduled to appear in court Saturday.

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