OAK PARK (WWJ) – Police in Oak Park are investigating after a 19-year-old was fatally shot.
Police say they received a report of shots fired just after midnight Wednesday in the area of the Stratford Villa Apartments on Stratford Street, near 9 Mile and Greenfield roads.
While officers were en route to the area, they received a report of a possible carjacking near an abandoned school located across the street from the apartment complex.
When officers finally arrived on the scene, they found the body of the 19-year-old, who is reportedly from Northville Township.
Police are now trying to figure out if the two incidents are connected, on top of finding a suspect.
Police say more information about the situation could be released as their investigation progresses.
In the meantime, police are asking anyone who has information or who might have witnessed either crime to contact them at 248-691-7447.