Police: Two men injured in Elgin shooting

Daily Herald report
Updated 11/3/2021 5:19 PM

Elgin police are investigating after two men suffered apparent gunshot wounds early Wednesday morning.

Police say they responded to the 500 block of Columbia Avenue about 5:45 a.m. While officers made their way to the scene, two en with what appeared to be gunshot wounds arrived at a hospital for treatment of what police characterized as "nonlife-threatening injuries."


Officers at the scene on Columbia Avenue located evidence of gunfire and property damage, police said.

Detectives from the Major Investigations and Special Investigation Divisions are investigating. They encourage anyone with information to call (847) 289-2600 or to text a tip, send a message to 847411 and include "ELGINPD" in the beginning of the text, along with the message and/or tip information. You can also visit www.cityofelgin.org/crimetip for more options.

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