The Elgin Police Department announced today that two men injured in the shooting incident that occurred early Sunday morning in Elgin have succumbed to their injuries.
The names of the victims are being withheld pending an autopsy by the Kane County Coroner’s Office.
Four other people were shot and hospitalized in the incident. No further information is available at this time as to their condition.
No suspects have been publicly identified in the shooting.
On Sunday morning at 1:59 a.m., Elgin police officers responded to the 800 block of Congdon Ave for a reported shooting.
They found five people with injuries who were subsequently transported to area hospitals. Officers were later notified of a sixth subject with injuries that had self-transported to a local hospital.
Preliminary information received is that this incident occurred during a gathering and appears to be an isolated incident.
Detectives from the Major Investigations Division and Special Investigations Division are actively investigating the case and updates will be provided as they become available. If you have information that may assist, please call 847-289-2600 or to text a tip, send a message to 847411 and include “ELGINPD” in the beginning of the text, along with the message and/or tip information. You can also visit www.cityofelgin.org/crimetip for more crime tip options.