Man killed, another injured in Bolingbrook shooting

BOLINGBROOK (Sun-Times Media Wire) - One man was killed and another person was critically injured in a shooting after a funeral Saturday evening in southwest suburban Bolingbrook.

Officers responding to a house in the 100 block of Cypress Drive in Bolingbrook at 7:12 p.m. found one man apparently shot to death outside and another man inside the house with a gunshot wound, according to a statement from Bolingbrook police.

There had been a “large gathering of friends” at the house after an earlier funeral in Summit, police said. A fight broke out at the gathering and someone opened fire.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:40 p.m., according to the Will County coroner’s office. An autopsy was scheduled for Sunday. Police said his name was withheld pending notification of his family.

The other person injured in the shooting was taken to the hospital in critical condition, police said.

Additional details on the shooting were not immediately available. Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact detectives at (630) 226-8620 or Crime Stoppers at (630) 378-4772.

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