Mass Shooting, Drive-By Shooting on Fletcher Dr Near Route 83, Wheeling

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Paramedics moving a patient to the ambulance from a shooting scene on Fletcher Drive west of Elmhurst Road on Saturday, July 30, 2022
Paramedics moving a patient to the ambulance from a shooting scene on Fletcher Drive west of Elmhurst Road on Saturday, July 30, 2022.

Police, firefighters and paramedics from Wheeling responded about 5:02 a.m. Saturday, July 30, 2022 to a report of a shooting in the block of 800 South Fletcher Drive in Wheeling.

Wheeling police confirmed the scene was secure by 5:05 a.m. Initially police discovered that three people were shot in a drive-by shooting. By 5:12 a.m. police and firefighters discovered that five people were shot, and a total of five ambulances were dispatched to the scene.




According to RED Center fire dispatch, 5 ambulances were dispatched to the scene. A Northbrook ambulance was the fifth ambulance at the scene.

The conditions of the shooting victims were not initially known, although the fifth victim appeared to be managed by paramedics for non-life-threatening injuries. This report is a breaking news report published before the number of people shot was confirmed by officials.

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Casing on scene on Fletcher Drive west of Elmhurst Road in Wheeling
Casing on scene on Fletcher Drive west of Elmhurst Road in Wheeling.




Police on scene at a mass shooting on Fletcher Drive west of Elmhurst Road in Wheeling.
Police on scene at a mass shooting on Fletcher Drive west of Elmhurst Road in Wheeling.
Wheeling paramedics transporting a patient to the hospital from a shooting scene on Fletcher Drive west of Elmhurst Road on Saturday, July 30, 2022
Wheeling paramedics transporting a patient to the hospital from a shooting scene on Fletcher Drive west of Elmhurst Road on Saturday, July 30, 2022.

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

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