Sunday, October 2, 2016 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews
A Maywood man has been fatally shot by police in suburban Markham, Illinois, according to a recent Associate Press report.
Donte Jones, 36, was shot by police outside of a Markham nightclub early on Oct. 2. Jones was rushed to a hospital in the area, where he was pronounced dead. He was later identified by the Cook County medical examiner, the report notes.
The Illinois State Police have said that they’re currently investigating the shooting. The AP stated that attempts to reach out to Markham Mayor David Webb, Jr. were unsuccessful.
Markham is a southwest suburb located roughly 20 miles from downtown Chicago. VFP