Public asked to call 708-895-7150 with information
information provided by the Lansing Police Department
LANSING, Ill. (July 24, 2019) – As multiple Chicago media stations reported last night, on July 23, 2019, at approximately 6:07pm, the Lansing Police Department responded to the area of 17355 Torrence Avenue (the former Kmart building) for a report of shots fired.
Upon arrival, officers located two victims in the parking lot at 2500 Bernice Road/173rd Street. One female victim sustained a gunshot wound to the head and was later pronounced dead at St. Margaret’s North Hospital in Hammond, Indiana.
The second victim was a male and sustained multiple gunshot wounds to the body. He was transported to Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn and was listed in stable condition.
The Lansing Police Department is working with the South Suburban Major Crimes Task Force with the investigation. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Lansing Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 708-895-7150.
The Lansing Police Department is located at 2710 E 170th Street in Lansing, Illinois.