2 killed, 4 others wounded in Elgin mass shooting

Two men were killed and four others were wounded in a shooting during a gathering early Sunday morning in Elgin.

Police responded to calls of a reported shooting in the 800 block of Congdon Avenue about 2 a.m. and found six people wounded, according to Elgin police.

They were taken to area hospitals, police said. Their conditions weren’t immediately known.


Officers were later notified of a sixth person wounded who self-transported to an area hospital, police said.

Jonathan King, 32, succumbed to his injuries on Sunday, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.

Elgin police announced another adult man died from his injuries on Monday morning. His identity has not been released.

The conditions and ages of the other victims weren’t immediately known.

According to preliminary information, the incident appears to be isolated, police said.

Officers are asking for anyone with information on the shooting to call 847-289-2600 or to send a message to 847411 and include "ELGINPD" in the beginning of the text, along with any tip information.