Five dead after Illinois store shooting

By: Kate Kassay Email
By: Kate Kassay Email

TINLEY PARK, Ill.-- Five women are dead after a gunman opened fire at a suburban Chicago strip mall.

Investigators say the shooting began as a robbery, and the gunman forced the women into a back room of a Lane Bryant clothing store before killing all five.

Officers found the victims at the back of the store after getting a 911 call late Saturday morning.

Police searched for the gunman using dogs and a helicopter equipped with infrared sensors but have yet to find him.

Police say the victims ranged in age from 22 to 37 and at least one was an employee of the store. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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