UPDATE: Officials Release Name of Evanston Man, 19, Shot and Killed on Brown Avenue
Police say Justin Murray, 19, a resident of the 1800 block of Brown Avenue, was shot and killed on his street around 6:15 p.m. Thursday evening.
A 19-year-old Evanston resident was shot and killed in the 1800 block of Brown Avenue Thursday evening, police say.
Police were called to the scene after witnesses heard several shots fired around 6:15 p.m., according to a press release from the Evanston Police Department. When officers arrived, they found 19-year-old Justin Murray lying in the street, police say.
Murray was transported to Evanston/North Shore University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Police Cmdr. Jason Parrott told Patch that Murray is a resident of the 1800 block of Brown Avenue.
Police say they do not have any suspects in custody, and are seeking information from anyone who may have witnessed the crime. Anyone who has information is asked to call the police department at (847) 866-5000.