One killed, two others shot at Illinois WeatherTech facility – CNN
A suspect is in custody following a deadly shooting at a WeatherTech facility in Bolingbrook, Illinois, on Saturday morning, according to the Bolingbrook Police Department.
Bolingbrook is located about 35 minutes southwest of Chicago. A city that has been plagued by crime.
Police were dispatched to the facility around 6:25 a.m. local time after a suspect shot three co-workers after allegedly stealing a watch and a wallet at gunpoint from two co-workers, according to police.
All three victims were WeatherTech employees, police said in a news release.
The shooting suspect, identified as Charles C. McKnight Jr., 27, was with a temporary employment agency and had been assigned to the WeatherTech Facility earlier this month, according to police.
Saturday’s deadly incident in Bolingbrook, Illinois, comes after a busy week in Washington for legislation governing gun regulations.
The Supreme Court struck down a New York gun law, marking the broadest expansion of gun rights in a decade.
The President signed the bipartisan gun control bill, which focused on mental health and ‘reg flag’ enforcement.
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