30 Shots Fired on Northbound Route 53 Near Lake Cook Rd, Unincorporated Arlington Heights


Illinois State Police received a report Wednesday evening that at about 6:42 p.m. Wednesday, October 6, 2021 shots were fired from one SUV at another SUV in the northbound lanes of Route 53 near Lake Cook Road near unincorporated Arlington Heights and Palatine.

A passenger in a black SUV displayed a black handgun and fired about 30 rounds possibly at a white SUV. The black SUV was last seen westbound on Lake Cook Road. The white SUV was last seen eastbound on Lake Cook Road.

There were no injuries reported.


The information in this article is an early report published before any summary information was confirmed or released by police or fire authorities.

Stay informed with news from The Cardinal’s Emergencies Behind the Scenes Facebook page — Facebook.com/CardinalEmergencies. Includes links to favorite public safety and emergency rescuers and product manufacturers and safety companies that have facebook pages. Submit your pictures or just stay up-to-date on with fire, rescue, EMS and police photo galleries. Please add your public safety photo to the wall album — go direct to the Arlington Cardinal Emergencies Behind the Scenes photos. For a list of all of The Cardinal Facebook fan pages, go to Arlingtoncardinal.com/about/facebook …

Help fund The Cardinal Arlingtoncardinal.com/sponsor

Search Amazon …

Search for products sold on Amazon:

Arlingtoncardinal.com is an Amazon Associate website, which means that a small percentage of your purchases gets paid to Arlingtoncardinal.com at no extra cost to you. When you use the search boxes above, any Amazon banner ad, or any product associated with an Amazon banner on this website, you help pay expenses related to maintaining Arlingtoncardinal.com and creating new services and ideas for a resourceful website. See more info at Arlingtoncardinal.com/AdDisclosure