On Wednesday, a security guard was shot inside the River Oaks Mall in Calumet City, a south suburban city. #Breaking (Chicagoland) River Oaks Mall gunshot on 159th Street has Calumet City Police & Fire responding. A wounded person was being taken away by at least one ambulance. “WGN reports that it’s a security guard.”
At the River Oaks Mall on the southern outskirts of Calumet City on Wednesday, a security guard was shot and murdered.
Just after noon, a security guard was shot. According to Sean Howard, a spokeswoman for the city of Calumet, he was brought to a nearby hospital. Glass fragments hurt another man’s hand.
The condition of the guards was not immediately known. Uncertainty remained over the shooting’s precise circumstances.
At a news conference on Wednesday afternoon, police plan to provide more information.