ILLINOIS STATE POLICE INVESTIGATE SHOOTING ON BISHOP FORD EXPRESSWAY
Des Plaines – Illinois State Police (ISP) officials are investigating a reported shooting, which occurred on I-94 northbound ramp to I-57 southbound, at approximately 7:36 p.m., on Thursday, June 6, 2019.
ISP officers responded to the scene of a shooting at the above location. One victim (26) was transported from the scene with a gunshot wound to an area hospital. A second (22) victim walked into an area hospital with a gunshot wound and reported being shot on the expressway.
The incident remains under investigation and additional updates will be released as they become available. I-57 southbound ramp is shut down and northbound traffic is being diverted to I-94 north due to the investigation.
Anyone who witnessed the shooting or has any knowledge of the shooting is asked to contact the ISP at 847-294-4400. Callers can remain anonymous.
The public is reminded that all persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.