Authorities identify man found shot dead in Zion

Officers found the 44-year-old in a grassy area with several gunshot wounds, police said.

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Two people were killed and one injured Dec. 15 in Zion.

A man was killed in a shooting, June 21, 2020, in Zion.

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Authorities have identified a man found fatally shot Sunday in north suburban Zion.

Robert Norris, 44, of Zion, died on June 22 at Vista East Medical Center in Waukegan, according to Lake County Coroner Howard Cooper.

About 11 p.m. June 21, a person flagged down an officer at 11 p.m. and reported a man who was possibly passed out in the 2800 block of Galilee Avenue, Zion police said. Norris was found in a grassy area with several gunshot wounds, officials said.

The Lake County Major Crime Task Force and Zion police are conducting a homicide investigation.

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The 30-year-old man, and the woman, 31, were in a car about 2:30 a.m. in the 3000 block of North Cicero Avenue when someone in another car fired shots.