Romeoville shooting: Police identify gunman who shot 2 people, 1 fatally, at entertainment center

Police have identified the gunman who shot two people, one fatally, at a Romeoville entertainment center Friday night.

At about 9 p.m., Romeoville police officers responded to Scene75 Entertainment located at 460 S. Weber Rd. for a report of a shooting.

Following a verbal dispute, police say a suspect fired shots.

A 19-year-old man from Chicago was shot and transported to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

A 16-year-old from Chicago was also shot and transported to an area hospital in stable condition. 

At about 10:08 p.m., Illinois State Police located the suspect vehicle involved in the shooting and initiated a traffic stop on Interstate 80 eastbound at Torrence Avenue near Lansing.


The vehicle stopped and the driver and passenger were placed into custody, ISP said.

The suspect of the shooting was not inside the vehicle at the time. 

Police say the gunman has been identified, but not located. The only information police provided about the suspect is that they are from Chicago.

Police believe this to be an isolated incident.

Anyone who witnessed this incident or has any information regarding this case is asked to contact the Romeoville Police Department Investigations Unit at 815-886-7219.