Local Police Reports

Police Investigating Shooting at Park Forest Cooperative, Area E

Park Forest, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Park Forest police confirmed a report that an individual was shot yesterday in Park Forest Cooperative IV, Area E. According to an independent report, the shooting took place in Court E-9, which is west of Western Avenue, south of 26th Street. The male victim sustained a non-life threatening injury, according to police.

Police Chief Pete Green confirmed that a shooting took place, but the situation appears to be an isolated incident and the public is not endagered.

"As this incident is still under investigation," Chief Green told eNews Park Forest, "we can only confirm that there was a shooting yesterday where an individual sustained a non-life threatening injury. The incident is still being actively investigated. We believe this situation to be an isolated incident and the public is not endangered. Anyone that has any information about this incident is asked to contact the Detectives at 708-748-1309. We will give updates as they become available."