Gunman on ‘murderous rampage’ leaves at least three dead in Illinois, others critically injured

A “violent criminal and his murderous rampage was stopped,” Chicago Police Department Superintendent David O’Neal Brown tweeted.

At least three people were killed by a man who went on a “murderous rampage” in Chicago and nearby Evanston on Saturday, police in Chicago said.

Several more were injured by the gunman who was also killed after a shootout with police officers, Chicago Police Department Superintendent David O’Neal Brown, told a news conference late Saturday. He added that no officers were injured.

Identifying the gunman as Jason Nightengale, 32, Brown said they had no information about a possible motive for the killings.

He later took to Twitter to say that a “violent criminal and his murderous rampage was stopped.”

Source: Gunman on ‘murderous rampage’ leaves at least three dead in Illinois, others critically injured