Man in custody after showing up to former workplace with gun, hatchet in Warrenville: police

Chicago
By Chicago 1 Min Read

WARRENVILLE, Ill. (WLS) — A man has been arrested after a gun and hatchet scare at a west suburban building on Friday morning, police said.

Warrenville police said they were called to a building near Weaver Parkway and Diehl Road at about 11:45 a.m. for a report of a man with a gun and a hatchet.

The man, who used to work at one of the businesses inside, claimed he was owed money.

Police say he managed to get away before officers arrived, but he has since been taken into custody.

Police asked anyone with information to call them at 630-393-2131.

Police did not immediately provide further information.

Advertisements
Share This Article

It was Thursday night when we started to negotiate. Do we need to evacuate to the south or

It was Thursday night when we started to negotiate. Do we need

By Chicago

“Please go to a safer place. Your lives matter more than the news.” This is what a news a

“Please go to a safer place. Your lives matter more than the

By Chicago

“Botched” star @drdubrow took some time away from #BravoCon to fill us in on some of the h

“Botched” star @drdubrow took some time away from #BravoCon to fill us

By Chicago