Police: Person murdered in Woodstock parking lot

(ABC7 News) — Police in Woodstock are investigating a murder in a municipal parking lot Friday morning.

Police responded to reports of gunfire at 1:13 a.m. in a municipal parking lot near the intersection of East Calhoun and South Jefferson streets, police said.

A male victim was located at the scene and transported to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said. Authorities have not released the identity of the victim.

Woodstock Deputy Mayor Mike Turner said the shooting appears to be isolated and there is not a heightened risk to the general public.

The Woodstock Police Department is investigating along with the McHenry County Major Investigations Assistance Team.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the McHenry County Major Investigations Assistance Team tip line at 815-363-2201.

ABC7 News wrote this article

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