VIDEO: Arlington Heights and Palatine firefighter/paramedics transport a stabbing victim Corey Frazier to the hospital, and police immediately start investigation of the stabbing with portable lighting.
Palatine police and firefighter/paramedics and Arlington Heights firefighter/paramedics responded about 8:58 p.m. Sunday to a report of a fight involving 20 people in an apartment courtyard at 730 East Rand Grove. Minutes later police received a report that a person was stabbed at a 740 East Rand Grove location. Police were on the scene within two minutes, confirmed a stabbing victim, and requested firefighter/paramedics expedite to the scene.
Arlington Heights firefighter/paramedics responded with an ambulance and transported the victim to Level I Trauma Center Advocate Lutheran General Hospital. Corey Frazier, 21, of Palatine was pronounced dead shortly after 11:00 p.m. with multiple stab wound in the chest and abdomen.
Police were investigating with portable lighting in the courtyard. No word on any arrests or charges, but police are questioning a man who turned himself Monday afternoon in to police after fleeing last night. The man was identified by witnesses, and arrived at Palatine Police Department Headquarters with his attorney.
Police are urging anyone with information about the case to call the Palatine Police Department at 847-359-9000.
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