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Police investigating deaths of 2 men in Evanston

Published: Wednesday, July 31, 2013 9:14 p.m. CDT

EVANSTON – Police in Evanston are investigating the deaths of two men whose bodies were found with apparent gunshot wounds in the basement of a tobacco shop.

Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott said the bodies were discovered Tuesday night at Evanston Pipe & Tobacco in Evanston's downtown area. He says both men appeared to have suffered gunshot wounds.

He could not immediately release any further information Wednesday.

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