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Police investigating North Avenue shooting incident

June 14, 2019 – Oak Park Police are investigating a shooting that was reported at about 3:30 p.m. today in the 6100 block of North Avenue.

The 21-year old victim, a resident of Chicago, said he was sitting in his car at the Shell service station when a man walked up and shot into the vehicle. Passengers in the vehicle drove the victim to West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park.

The assailant was described as male about 19 years old, five feet nine inches tall, slim build, wearing a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt. He was last seen running west in the alley south of North Avenue.

No other information is available at this time.

The investigation is continuing. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Oak Park Police Department at 708.386.3800. Information also may be provided anonymously by calling 708.434.1636 or online at