CHICAGO (CBS)– Police are investigating a fatal shooting under a CTA Red Line station in Evanston.

Evanston Police Cmdr. Ryan Glew confirmed the victim’s body was found early Thursday under the station at Howard and Paulina.

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According to police, officers located the victim laying on the ground near the station around 1:15 a.m. Police said the male victim was approximately 20 years old.

Chicago Police located a second victim, a 21-year-old man, in the area who suffered a graze wound to the head. Police said the second victim was an Evanston resident. He was treated at St. Francis Hospital and was released.

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“The initial investigation indicates the shooting stemmed from a verbal altercation that started on the street near Marshfield Avenue and Howard Street,” Police said in a written statement. “Detectives are working to identify the victim and notify his family.”

This is a developing story. 

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CBS 2 Chicago Staff