One person has been taken into police custody in connection with the fatal shooting of a 31-year-old man in suburban Streamwood on Friday night, according to police.
At approximately 10:36 p.m., first responders were dispatched to a residence on North Victoria Lane in reference to a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, Streamwood police officers found a man deceased with multiple gunshot wounds.
The victim, Kwemi Hardwick, was transported to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office, where an autopsy was expected to be performed.
An acquaintance of the victim was taken into police custody “pending further investigation,” according to authorities. Additional information about what led up to the shooting was not immediately available.
Police determined that the incident was isolated and that there is no further threat to the public.