The Lion's Roar

One injured, one in custody after shooting

Officers with both the University and Hammond Police Departments block entrances to North Oak Park Tuesday, October 1, 2019. Park visitors were quickly evacuated after an altercation between non-students erupted into gunfire.

Jacob Summerville, Editor-in-Chief

October 2, 2019

The campus community was alerted to an unfolding situation yesterday evening when reports of gunfire prompted a swift and heavy response from University and Hammond Police Departments. At approximately 6 p.m., Hammond Fire and Rescue along with multiple units from the HPD and SLUPD converged on North...