1 dead, 3 injured after Washington Park shooting


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Posted Online: July 21, 2014, 10:17 am
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WASHINGTON PARK, Ill. (AP) Police say one man is dead and three other people were injured during a shooting outside a Washington Park nightclub.

Illinois State Police Lt. David Bivins identified the victim of the early Sunday shootings as 18-year-old DeLarren S. Patterson of Washington Park.

Washington Park Police Detective James Mister says officers responded to an emergency call from Main Street Nightclub. Officials say the four were in a vehicle trying to drive away when about 30 bullets struck the car. Officials say the three injured victims were taken to nearby hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.

No arrests have been made. Illinois State Police and Washington Park police are investigating.
















 




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