Sunday, December 13, 2015 || By Michael Romain
Maywood || One man is dead from an apparent shooting, Maywood police report.
Officers responded to a report of a vehicle accident on Dec. 11, at approximately 12:30 AM in the 800 block of South 11th Ave.
When they arrived, they discovered a 2006 Cadillac crashed into a tree. Inside were Trevale Robinson, 26, of Chicago, and Willie Ellis, 34, of Bellwood.
The two victims, both black males, were transported to Loyola University Medical Center, where Ellis was pronounced dead at 12:52 AM. Autopsy results later determined that Ellis sustained a gunshot wound to the head.
Maywood police are now investigating Ellis’s death as a homicide. Anyone with information regarding this investigation is encouraged to contact the Maywood Police Investigation Unit at (708) 450-4471. VFP