Light Snow
17°FLight SnowFull Forecast

Police investigating deaths of 2 men in Evanston

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

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.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Northwest Herald.

Reader Poll

How long do you think it will be before the Bears reach a Super Bowl?
In the next three seasons
In the next four to five seasons
In the next six to 10 seasons
In more than 10 seasons