Man dead, woman stable following Sauk Village shootings

2014-06-07T16:48:00Z 2014-06-07T22:54:12Z Man dead, woman stable following Sauk Village shootingsTimes Staff nwitimes.com
June 07, 2014 4:48 pm  • 

SAUK VILLAGE | A man was pronounced dead and a woman was in stable condition Saturday following shootings in Sauk Village, police there said.

A police dispatcher said the nature of the shootings was not known late Saturday afternoon.

At 12:05 a.m., Sauk Village police responded to a call of a woman in the 2100 block of 217th Street with a gunshot wound. When officers arrived, they found a 19-year-old woman with a gunshot wound to the face and a 25-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the head.

Both were transported to an area hospital. Police said the man was pronounced dead at 11:30 a.m.

Police and the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office were not releasing the identity of the man Saturday afternoon. The cause and manner of death were not available.

The Sauk Village Police Department and the South Suburban Major Crimes Task Force are investigating the shootings.

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