Police investigating fatal shooting in Homewood

2013-06-19T21:15:00Z 2013-06-19T22:50:04Z Police investigating fatal shooting in HomewoodTimes Staff nwitimes.com
June 19, 2013 9:15 pm  • 

HOMEWOOD | A 19-year-old man was shot to death in Homewood late Tuesday, officials said.

Henry Kormoi, of the 1100 block of 187th Street, died from a gunshot wound to the head, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. His death was ruled a homicide.

Homewood police said they found Kormoi at 11:09 p.m. after receiving reports of a shooting. He was taken to Advocate South Suburban Hospital where he died at 11:47 p.m.

Police said they think Kormoi knew the shooter.

The South Suburban Major Crimes Task Force and the Illinois State Police Crime Scene Services Division is helping with the investigation.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call police at (708) 206-3420.

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