Naperville Police Conducting a Death Investigation on the City’s Northwest Side

Naperville Police are currently conducting a death investigation on the 700 block of Inland Circle on the city’s northwest side. Police were called to a report of a disturbance at a residence at approximately 8:45 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 1. Upon arrival, officers located a 54-year-old male deceased from an apparent knife wound. Police do not believe this was a random act, and a person of interest is currently in custody. There is no threat to the public. The investigation into this incident continues. Additional information will be released as it becomes available. 

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