Teen Shot in Chelsea Cove Neighborhood: Chelsea Drive Near Elmhurst Rd and McHenry Rd, Wheeling

Wheeling police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 6:28 PM Thursday to a report of a man shot in Chelsea Cove, 816 Chelsea Drive Wheeling, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received multiple calls of shots fired and then a report of a person shot.

Police reported the victim was a 16-year-old male.

Witness reported multiple shots were fired.

Firefighter/paramedics were staging for a short time nearby. Police reported the scene secure by 6:31 p.m.

On arrival police and firefighter/paramedics discovered a man down in the grass with a gunshot wound to the back.

The patient was transported to Level I Trauma Center Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, accompanied by police.

Police are searching for a red 2000 Toyota Corolla 4-door with license plate starting with ZZ.

Two suspects are wanted for aggravated battery with a firearm:

Suspect #1: Driver, male/Hispanic with long curly hair.

Suspect #2: Male/Hispanic wearing a white T-shirt.

The red 2000 4-door Toyota Corolla was last seen eastbound on Lake Cook Road from McHenry Road.

Northbound McHenry Road is shut down near Elmhurst Road, which is also possibly shut down.




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