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Posted on: March 24, 2016

[ARCHIVED] Two Shot in Beach Park

On March 23, 2016, at approximately 6:52PM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to 39082 N Sheridan Road, Beach Park (McDonald’s), for a report of two individuals that had been shot. Sheriff’s Deputies arrived and located two adult males that were shot. Both were transported via ambulance to local hospitals. Both victims are expected to survive.

Preliminary investigation revealed the shooting took place on Yorkhouse Road just west of North Sheridan Road. The victims were inside their vehicle when their vehicle was shot. Both the driver and passenger suffered gunshot wounds. They then drove to McDonald’s, where they went inside and asked for employees to call 911.

Lake County Sheriff’s Office Evidence Technicians are collecting evidence at both scenes. The Lake County Sheriff’s Gang Task Force and Sheriff’s Detectives are continuing the investigation, canvassing the area, speaking with potential witnesses, and seeking possible video surveillance.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the Lake County Sheriff’s Office at (847) 549-5200.

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