Joliet police responded to the Blue Kangaroo Laundromat (606 East Cass Street) on Saturday, May 22nd at 4:54 a.m. to assist a Joliet Fire Department ambulance with a report of a subject down behind the business. Upon arrival, Officers located a deceased male juvenile who appeared to have been shot in the chest and abdomen.
The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Will County Coroner’s Office. This is an active investigation in its early stages. The Joliet Police Department will provide updates when further information becomes available.
If anyone has any information related to this incident, they are encouraged to contact the Joliet Police Department Investigation Unit. You may also contact Will County Crime Stoppers at 800-
323-6734 or online at https://crimestoppersofwillcounty.org/ if you wish to remain anonymous.