Police and firefighter/paramedics from Hoffman Estates responded about 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, October 27, 2020 to a report that a male victim was found mortally wounded at a house in the block of 200 Berkley Lane in Hoffman Estates.
Police received a report that people arrived at the home and found the victim just before they called 9-1-1. Police responded and confirmed the discovery. The victim was discovered dead at the scene, according to Hoffman Estates Police Department.
Hoffman Estates police are investigating the scene in a ranch home in a residential neighborhood just southwest of Higgins Road and Roselle Road. The crime scene is also located about 1,000 feet southeast of the Hoffman Estates Police Department Headquarters. Initially it was unknown whether the Major Case Assistance Team (MCAT) was assisting Hoffman Estates Police Department. The crime scene is located in Cook County.
The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office determined the male was a victim of a homicide with a gunshot wound to the face; however, initially the identity of the victim was not initially released.
The information in this article is an early report published before any complete summary information was confirmed or released by police or fire authorities.
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