One dead, six hurt in shooting at hotel in Chicago

An early morning shooting throughout a big gathering at a suburban Chicago hotel has left one man lifeless and at least six others wounded.

The incident occurred throughout “some kind of enormous get-together” amongst friends on Saturday at the Indian Lakes Hotel in Bloomingdale, police mentioned.

Public Security Director Frank Giammarese mentioned investigators had been nonetheless piecing collectively what occurred nevertheless it appeared “there have been a few completely different teams attending completely different occasions at the hotel” when “one thing transpired and that’s when the shooting passed off, largely in the hallways at the hotel”.

Folks had been fleeing when officers arrived about 2.35 am in response to a report of photographs fired on the fifth flooring.

They discovered “a number of obvious gunshot victims” inside.

An early morning shooting during a large gathering at a suburban Chicago hotel has left one man dead and at least six others wounded.
An early morning shooting throughout a big gathering at a suburban Chicago hotel has left one man lifeless and at least six others wounded. Credit score: Pat Nabong/AP