Des Plaines police and North Maine Fire Protection District firefighter/paramedics responded about 1:13 AM Saturday July 8, 2017 to a report of a person with a gunshot wound at 9999 Linda Lane Des Plaines, Il. Firefighter/paramedics received a report from police on scene that the scene was secured for paramedics to approach by 1:17 a.m.
A 17-year-girl was found shot in the head in a basement level apartment in unincorporated Cook County near Des Plaines.
The girl was transported to Level I Trauma Center Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge with extra paramedics on board the ambulance.
The shooting was ruled a homicide on Sunday, July 9, 2017.
Angelique K. Morris, of the block of 10400 Michael Todd Terrace in unincorporated Glenview/Cook County was pronounced dead at 4:00 a.m. Saturday after being shot in a basement unit at the Linda Lane address.
According to the Cook County medical examiner’s office, Morris died from a gunshot wound to the head in a homicide.
No suspects were in custody Sunday, and Cook Sheriff’s police said they did not release any additional information because of the ongoing investigation.
Police may be investigating a male suspect. There is word on the street that the woman was shot in the face accidentally by a male, but police have not verified any suspect information.
The crime scene was located less than 750 feet northwest of the Illinois State Police — District Chicago Headquarters at 9511 Harrison Street, Des Plaines.
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