Breaking: ‘A Shooting Took Place’ During Funeral Procession in Maywood, Says Forest Park Mayor

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Forest Park police and emergency personnel at the corner of Madison St. and Circle in Forest Park. | J. Martin Konecki/Facebook

Saturday, February 25, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

According to multiple witnesses and an official in Forest Park, a shooting took place during a funeral procession on Saturday afternoon. So far, no more information is available on the reported shooting beyond a statement posted to Facebook by Forest Park Mayor Anthony Calderone.

Maywood police officials could not be reached immediately for comment. Here is Calderone’s full statement:

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More as this story develops. VFP

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2 thoughts on “Breaking: ‘A Shooting Took Place’ During Funeral Procession in Maywood, Says Forest Park Mayor”

  1. Total insanity. This even beats the stories where relatives get into fights at wakes and funerals. Now funeral processions on public streets are getting shot at. What next? Maybe someone will stop the the hearse, pull out the casket and open it and shoot the corpse. Or stomp on it. And don’t anybody say these people are acting like animals – animals do show this type of evil, malicious behavior. Only warped, sick, violent humans do this. And so much more of this is happening in Maywood.

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