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Naperville Police Department Media Release

Police Investigate Shooting

On November 24, 2016 at approximately 1:57 a.m., the Naperville Police Department responded to the 1400 block of Fairway Drive for the report of shots fired. While en route responding units were notified of a subject shot in the area.

The preliminary investigation revealed that the victim and four of his friends were involved in a verbal dispute with a subject who was driving through the parking lot. During the dispute the suspect, who witnesses reported to be a male hispanic believed to be in his 20’s, fired multiple shots. After the shots were fired the suspect fled the area in a white SUV.

The victim was transported to Edward Hospital by the Naperville Fire Department for treatment of his injuries, which at this time are believed to be non-life threatening.

Anyone who may have witnessed this incident or has any additional information is asked to contact the Investigations Division at (630) 420-6666.


About Naperville: Located 28 miles west of Chicago, Naperville, Ill., is home to approximately 145,000 people. This vibrant, thriving city consistently ranks as a top community in the nation in which to live, raise children and retire. The city is home to acclaimed public and parochial schools, the best public library system in the country, an array of healthcare options and an exceptionally low crime rate. Naperville has ready access to a variety of public transportation, housing and employment options. The city’s diversified employer base features high technology firms, retailers and factories, as well as small and home-based businesses. Residents also enjoy world-class parks, diverse worship options, the opportunity to serve on several City boards and commissions, a thriving downtown shopping and dining area, a renowned outdoor history museum known as Naper Settlement and an active civic community. For more information, please visit our website at www.naperville.il.us.