The Evanston Police Department is currently investigating a shooting after police responded to a call of shots fired in the 2000 block of Emerson St. just after 2 a.m. on June 1. A 45 year old male Evanston resident was located by police that had been shot in the right leg by an unknown offender. The victim is currently being treated at a local hospital with a non-life threatening injury. The victim is at this time not cooperative with the police investigation.
At this time police are asking that anyone with information regarding this incident to notify the Evanston Police Detective Bureau at 847-866-5040 or utilize the Text-a-Tip program for anonymous tip submissions on this incident. http://cityofevanston.org/police/text-a-tip.