Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 2:00 AM Friday to a report a report of a man shot at 1 North Chestnut Avenue Arlington Heights, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a witness heard a gunshot and saw a man unresponsive in a vehicle in the parking lot, just north of the 1 North Chestnut Avenue building.
View looking south at parking lot crime scene near Chestnut Avenue and Wing Street in Arlington Heights (See more photos …).
Arlington Heights police arrived immediately and secured the scene using a police ballistics/armor shield to approach the vehicle.
Firefighter/paramedics also responded immediately and staged while police secured the scene.
Firefighter/paramedics were on the scene for about 30 minutes, but were not involved in transportation.
A crime scene was established, and police taped off the sidewalk along Chestnut Avenue and part of Wing Street near Chestnut Avenue to create a police line surrounding the parking lot. The vehicle involved in the crime scene appeared to be on the south side of the parking lot that is just north of the 1 North Chestnut Avenue building.
Police have no immediate release of information on the incident, and people outside the crime scene perimeter have no confirmation on whether a self-inflicted gunshot/suicide or homicide is involved at this time.
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