Shots fired at Rogers Park police station from passing vehicle
Ald. Andre Vasquez (40th) called the Sunday morning drive-by an “unfortunate attack” on the 24th District station, 6464 N. Clark St.
Police are searching for a gunman who opened fire at a police station from a passing car in Rogers Park.
Ald. Andre Vasquez (40th) said the Sunday morning drive-by was an “unfortunate attack” targeting the 24th District station. No one was hurt.
Chicago police said someone in a black vehicle opened fired about 10:20 a.m. in the 6400 block of North Clark Street, striking the outer brick wall of the station in several places.
A witness sitting at a nearby bus stop saw the car slow down and heard six gunshots, police spokeswoman Sally Bown said.
An officer inside the building heard the gunfire, but it wasn’t clear if the shooting targeted anyone in particular, Bown said.
No arrest has been made.
Kenyon Taylor, 19, was shot in the 4800 block of West Adams Street, police said.
“This is a jarring reminder of why all gun owners must store their firearms in a safe and responsible manner,” Vernon Hills Police Chief Patrick L. Kreis said in a statement.
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Police found the man with a gunshot wound to the head in the 1400 block of West 49th Street, police said.
The two men were shot Saturday in the 7100 block of South Peoria Street, police said.