BLUE ISLAND, Ill. (CBS) — Police have identified the man who was shot and killed at a Blue Island gas station earlier in the week, and have also identified the suspect.
Blue Island police said at 3:21 p.m. Tuesday, they were called to the Shell station at 11901 S. Western Ave., just outside the Chicago city limits, for a gunshot victim.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Morning Showers Tuesday; Cool Down In Effect
The found a man on the property with a gunshot wound, who was pronounced dead soon afterward at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.
The man was identified as Matthew Jones, 27, of Blue Island, police said.READ MORE: CTA Red Line Trains Running With Delays After Early Morning Power Outage
Police said they have identified a suspect, but did not comment further.
Police called the shooting an isolated incident and it was not a crime against the business. The Illinois State Police Crime Scene Services Unit and the South Suburban Major Crimes Task Force were called in to assist with the investigation.MORE NEWS: MISSING: 8-Year-Old Aubri Morgan Last Seen On Near South Side; Believed To Be With Mother Driving Chevy Impala
Anyone with information on the shooting may call Blue Ilsand police investigators at (708) 396-7020.