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Two sustain non-life-threatening gunshots wounds in attempted home invasion

May 11, 2020 – Oak Park Police are investigating an apparent attempted home invasion early this morning in the 200 block of Clinton Avenue that left two men with non-life-threatening gunshots wounds.

The victims, a 58-year-old father and his 20-year-old son, told Police they were awakened shortly before 2 a.m. today by the sound of someone trying to gain entry by smashing a window in the door of their home

When one of the victims called out that he was calling 911, they said the offender fired several shots through the broken door window.

One of the victims was struck in the shoulder, the other in the buttocks.

Both men were transported to Loyola Medical Center in Maywood.

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