CBS 2 Chicago wbbm7801059 670 The Score

Local

Man Found Fatally Shot In Head In Aurora

Don't Miss This

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

AURORA (CBS) – A 26-year-old Joliet man was fatally shot in the head in Aurora Tuesday night.

Just before 9 p.m., Aurora Police were dispatched to the area of Spruce Street and Elmwood Drive for a call of several shots fired.

When officers got to the scene they discovered the victim, Quiane D. Smith, lying in a yard in the 1000 block of Spruce with a gunshot wound to the head, a release from police said.

Smith, of the 400 block of Madeline Street in Joliet, was pronounced dead at the scene.

As of Wednesday morning, police have no suspect descriptions and a motive has yet to be established.

Police are asking anyone with information to call detectives at (630) 256-5500 or Aurora Area Crime Stoppers at (630) 892-1000.

Callers to Crime Stoppers are anonymous and qualify for a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to any arrests in the case.

An autopsy on Smith is scheduled for Wednesday morning at the Kane County Coroner’s Office.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire © Chicago Sun-Times 2013. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)