A 37-year-old Waukegan man is dead and another man and a woman were left injured after a shooting early Sunday morning, according to police.
The Waukegan Police Department was called at 12:18 a.m. Sunday to a shooting at Stretch’s Bar, 200 North Green Bay Road in Waukegan. Police officers found 37-year-old Waukegan man Parnell King who was shot and killed in the parking lot.
Two others were also shot during the shooting, Waukegan Police Chief Wayne Walles said on Monday. A female in her 20s and a man in his 30s, both from Waukegan, were treated at an area hospital and released after suffering non-life-threatening injuries.
Lake County Coroner Dr. Howard Cooper said on Monday that an autopsy performed on King showed that he died to injuries sustained from a gunshot. Routine toxicology results are pending.
“We have notified and been in close contact with his family and our deepest condolences go out to them,” Dr. Cooper added.
Waukegan Police said that the shooting was the result of an argument. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Waukegan Police Department tip-line at 847-360-9001.