Chicago Police Department and area police departments responded to a report of 2:52 AM Saturday a shooting with a car chase and the a foot chase in the area of 7339 Hamilton Ave, Burr Ridge, IL 60527. Police involved in a pursuit with four suspects in a white Chevy Equinox wanted in an aggravated discharge of a firearm case in Chicago. Four suspects in the Equinox were wanted for investigation of a shooting in Chicago.
The chase, with extra police involved, began, southbound on I-55 near Central about 1:31 a.m..
The chase continued southbound on I-55 near Route 171 about 1:35 a.m.
The chase continued southbound on I-55 near First Avenue about 1:35 a.m..
The chase continued southbound on I-55 near La Grange about 1:35 a.m..
The pursuit continued southbound on I-55 passing Clarendon Road at 100 mph.
… and southbound on I-55 near Cass Road at 100 mph.
The pursuit turned around back northbound in the southbound lanes of I-55 in the area of Lemont and International Parkway.
The suspects continued northbound on I-55.
The suspects bailed out of their vehicle, and fled on foot in the area just north of I-55 and just west of County Line Road in Burr Ridge. Intense searching was occurring in a neighborhood just northwest of the I-55 and County Line Road interchange. A 24-hour Lifetime Fitness is located just southeast of the interchange.
One suspect was in custody at 7339 Hamilton Burr Ridge, IL. He was described as a male Hispanic 5’5″
Later a second suspect was in custody near 7340 Hamilton in Burr Ridge.
Possibly two suspects are still at large.
Report of a cut screen on the back door of a home, and also the report of a car alarm going off, as police search for an additional two suspects.
There is heavy police activity in the area searching for the suspects.
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