Update, 11:30 p.m.:
The shooting victim is Evanston resident Justin Murray, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. He was pronounced dead at 6:58 p.m.
Update, 9:15 p.m.:
A spokesman said the Cook County medical examiner’s office has not been informed of the man’s death. The victim’s next of kin has not yet been notified, the spokesman said.
A 19-year-old Evanston man died after being shot tonight near Evanston Township High School in west Evanston.
The shooting occurred at 6:15 p.m. in the 1800 block of Brown Avenue, according to a news release. While investigating reports of shots fired on Brown Avenue, Evanston Police found the 19-year-old wounded. The man was transported to Evanston/North Shore University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Police are investigating the case, and there are no suspects currently in custody.
— Susan Du