HOMICIDE: Man Stabbed on Ports O Call Drive, Near Rand Rd, Palatine

UPDATE: The identity of a stabbed homicide victim discovered in the 1300 block of Ports O’ Call Drive has been released as Eduard Guillen-Tellez, of the 1300 block of Baldwin Court. Gunshot wounds have not been confirmed, but ‘shots fired’ was reported before police arrived.

Palatine police responded about 8:08 p.m. Labor Day to a report of a stabbing and shooting in the 1300 block of East Ports O Call Drive in Palatine.

The offender was believed to be in the area of the crime scene. The offender is described as a male/Hispanic with short curly hair, a short beard, wearing a gray sweatshirt, a black and brown scarf, blue pants, white shoes, and carrying a satchel style backpack on his right side.

Two suspects were in custody with Palatine police at about 8:47 p.m. Monday night. Immediately after the arrests, no word was available on whether there was more than one offender involved.

One victim was reported transported to Northwest Community Hospital with life-threatening injuries from gunshot wounds and stab wounds.

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