Wood Dale Bowl shooting: 3 shot in DuPage County

Three people were shot at a bowling alley in Wood Dale Sunday morning, according to police. 

Police said shortly after 1 a.m., officers responded to Wood Dale Bowl, located at 155 W. Irving Park Road, for a report of shots fired by multiple offenders. 

When officers arrived, three victims had been shot by unknown offenders, police said. 


Police said an investigation into why this happened is underway, but know it stemmed from a physical fight between two groups of men. 

A 24-year-old man underwent surgery for a gunshot wound to the leg. He was taken to Lutheran General Hospital in stable condition, police said. 

A 30-year-old man was shot in the arm, treated and released from Alexian brothers Medical, according to police. 

A 23-year-old man was taken to Loyola Hospital, treated a released with a gunshot wound to the leg, police said. 

The DuPage County MERIT major crimes forensics investigations unit were contacted to assist in the investigation. 

The police department is asking any witnesses who may have relevant information to contact the department at 630-766-2060. 

There is no further information at this time.