A grandfather, who on Tuesday night was simply making his way to a job he held for more than 30 years, never made it.
Two men were killed and five other people — including a man in a wheelchair — were wounded in shootings across the city from Tuesday afternoon to early Wednesday.
Just after 11 p.m., the man was found lying on the sidewalk in the 4200 block of West Lake Street with a gunshot wound to his head.
A former Elgin police officer has been sentenced to 30 days in jail for planting evidence at a crime scene.
A 10-year Elgin Police veteran, who quit the force last week, has been indicted for allegedly planting evidence at a crime scene.