A teenager was shot and is in critical condition following a shooting in Round Lake, sheriff’s officials said.
On Wednesday at around 11:20 p.m. Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the area of Norelius Avenue and North Thompson Street in unincorporated Round Lake for reports of shots fired.
According to first responder radio traffic from the incident, the victim drove himself to Condell Acute Care Center at 2 East Rollins Road in Round Lake Beach. Sheriff officials said that a 17-year-old male was shot. The 17 year-old was transported to a local hospital where he remains with critical injuries.
Lake County Sheriff’s Detectives continue to investigate. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Lake County Sheriff’s Office at 847-549-5200 or Lake County CrimeStoppers at 847-662-2222.