Highland Park mass shooting: 6 killed at parade, police scouring person of interest's social media

7/5/2022 5:38:00 PM

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker on gun violence following Highland Park mass shooting: 'If you're angry today, I'm here to tell you: be angry. I'm furious.'

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker on gun violence following Highland Park mass shooting: 'If you're angry today, I'm here to tell you: be angry. I'm furious.'

Six people were killed and about 24 others were seriously hurt in a mass shooting at a Fourth of July parade in the Chicago suburb of Highland Park, Illinois, on Monday.

Nam Y. Huh/APPerson of interest Robert "Bobby" Crimo III -- who was apprehended Monday evening after an hours-long manhunt -- is believed to be linked to social media posts that discuss or depict acts of violence, including shooting people, a law enforcement source briefed on the case told ABC News.

City of Highland ParkChairs and blankets sit abandoned after a shooting at a Fourth of July parade on July 4, 2022 in Highland Park, Illinois. At least six people were killed, according to authorities.Nam Y. Huh/APFirst responders work the scene of a shooting at a Fourth of July parade on July 4, 2022 in Highland Park, Illinois. At least six people were killed, according to authorities.

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Leave them alone? You mean because all their efforts to stop shootings throughout their state where the mOst astringent guns laws exist and DO NOT WORK? YOU ARE GETTING CALLED OUT BECAUSE OF YOUR FAILURE TO LEAD! And blaming law abiding gun owners or the NRA is not the answer. Toughest gun laws in the nation and most crime ridden state. Hmmmmm Maybe it's NOT the GUNS!!!

I’m angry. mereka mainkan politik lokal untuk bunuh diri masal.... Clearly his Gun Laws haven’t worked, so what’s next? 🤡 He’s just mad he looks like Fred Flintstone. Another preventable tragedy Then allow your citizens to be armed, for the criminal doesn't fear the law nor the police, but must be made to fear his potential victim.

Drug use is a factor. Report on it. Antifa / FBI I thought Dems cancel youth mental health, and defunding police r the problem. They always stop everything at 17yo.

At least 9 people shot at Independence Day parade in Highland Park, IllinoisUPDATE: Illinois GovPritzker reports at least nine people shot at Highland Park parade. Police and paramedics responded to the chaotic scene Monday. Whereabouts of the shooter are unclear.

Gunman at large after shooting at Fourth of July parade in Highland Park, Illinois“Unfortunately as you may know, we have an active shooter situation in Highland Park at their parade,” Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker said at an Independence Day event in Evanston. Just another mass shooting in America Shooter Is White Everything has been cancelled in this country. Including women’s rights. It’s not getting bad. IT IS BAD. Our country is gone

Police responding to shooting at Fourth of July parade in Highland Park, Illinois, authorities sayPolice are responding to a shooting at a Fourth of July parade Monday in a wealthy suburb outside Chicago, Illinois, the Lake County Sheriff's Office said. CNN White shooter- It’s Mental Health. Person of color shooter- Thugs. We know the narrative that’s about to be told. It’s getting old CNN Where is Kyle Rittenhouse

Six Dead In 4th Of July Parade Shooting In Highland Park, IllinoisRefresh for updates… A Fourth of July parade in Highland Park, Ill., outside Chicago, has left six people dead and multiple injuries, according to officials. At least 24 people have been hosp… not surprise At this point, what do you say that hasn't been said innumerable times? This is getting so wrong and weird! On your independence day !!!

At Least 6 Killed In Shooting At Fourth Of July Parade In Highland Park, IllinoisPeople ran for safety as loud bangs were heard at a Fourth of July parade in Highland Park, about 25 miles north of Chicago.

Fourth of July Parade Shooting in Highland Park, Illinois Leaves at Least Six Dead, 24 InjuredA shooting at a Fourth of July parade in Highland Park, Ill. has left at least six people dead and 24 others injured, according to the New York Times. Reports indicate that shots were heard approxi… Is this entertaining to you, Variety? Delete this GunControlNow

Six people were killed and about 24 others were seriously hurt in the suburban Chicago shooting, which police described as a "random act of violence.Parade-goers could be seen running for safety a little after 10 a.on Monday, wounding multiple people and drawing a massive police response to an affluent Chicago suburb, authorities said.(CNN) The shooting in Highland Park, about 25 miles north of Chicago, caused hundreds of people to flee and triggered a police response of local, county and state officers.

" Law enforcement search in downtown Highland Park, a Chicago suburb, after a mass shooting at the Highland Park Fourth of July parade, Monday, July 4, 2022. (AP Photo/Nam Y. when the festivities got underway, and police with rifles were on the scene apparently looking for the shooter. Huh) Nam Y. CDT. Huh/AP MORE: Highland Park parade shooting eyewitnesses recount scary scene It appears the gunman fired from a roof where a high-powered rifle was recovered, police said. There were no immediate details on any suspects from police. Person of interest Robert "Bobby" Crimo III -- who was apprehended Monday evening after an hours-long manhunt -- is believed to be linked to social media posts that discuss or depict acts of violence, including shooting people, a law enforcement source briefed on the case told ABC News.m.

Analysts say Crimo appears to have had an extensive online presence that was littered with signs of hatred, mental health issues and a gravitation toward hard-right and neo-fascist ideologies. J. J. Robert 'Bobby' Crimo III,a person of interest in the shooting at the 4th of July parade shooting in Highland Park, Ill., a suburb of Chicago, is pictured in an undated photo released by law enforcement, July 4, 2022. Pritzker (D-IL) said on WGN that early information indicates nine people were shot, but their conditions were not clear. City of Highland Park The mass shooting broke out when Highland Park's parade was about three-quarters of the way through Monday morning, authorities said. “It’s been reported that there have been nine people shot. Revelers fled in panic, leaving behind empty strollers, overturned chairs and half-eaten sandwiches. — Steve Grzanich (@SteveGrzanich) July 4, 2022 Three bloodied bodies were seen with blankets covering them, and five other people were wounded and bloodied next to the parade's viewing stand, a Chicago Sun-Times reporter shared. Brad Schneider, a Democrat who represents the area, confirmed he was on scene during the shooting in a tweet.

Police ran toward the shots but the gunman had already fled, Lake County Sheriff Deputy Chief Christopher Covelli said at a news conference. Chairs and blankets sit abandoned after a shooting at a Fourth of July parade on July 4, 2022 in Highland Park, Illinois. “Everybody disburse, please. "Highland Park Police are responding to an incident in downtown Highland Park," from the lakeshore city just north of Chicago. At least six people were killed, according to authorities. Jim Vondruska/Getty Images Law enforcement search in a building after a mass shooting at the Highland Park Fourth of July parade in downtown Highland Park, a Chicago suburb on Monday, July 4, 2022. BREAKING: Gunfire erupts during 4th of July parade in Chicago suburb Highland Park, Illinois; no word yet on how many injured pic. Nam Y. More information will be shared as it becomes available.The scene following a shooting in Highland Park on July 4th.

Huh/AP started running through the sea of people.com/gifLj4hU5v — Breaking911 (@Breaking911) July 4, 2022 Witnesses described hearing as many as 25 shots. "I saw multiple people slaughtered," she told ABC News. First responders work the scene of a shooting at a Fourth of July parade on July 4, 2022 in Highland Park, Illinois. Witnesses say the shooter was on the roof of Uncle Dan’s and fired into parade. Rep. At least six people were killed, according to authorities. Jim Vondruska/Getty Images MORE: Before July 4th mass shooting, federal officials warned of 'heightened threat environment' "Everybody is crying. The shooter is still at large and North Shore residents are being asked to stay inside.m.

We ended up making it behind a corner and we hid behind a dumpster."My team and I are safe and secure. This man was there with his two very young children and he had put them in the dumpster for safety," she said.twitter. Pawelczak said the man wanted to leave to find his other son, and asked her to watch the two children in the dumpster. "So I watched his kids for him," she said.co/mQin9hpOUa pic. "I was screaming and people were screaming," Bloom added. "They were like, 'What's going on?' And I was like, 'It's just fireworks, it's OK,' just trying to keep them calm.The nearby suburbs of Deerfield and Evanston canceled their July 4th parades in the wake of the shooting.

" First responders work the scene of a shooting at a Fourth of July parade on July 4, 2022 in Highland Park, Illinois.com/hjhKbEvlop — WGN TV News (@WGNNews) July 4, 2022 Highland Park is a city located about 25 miles north of downtown Chicago. At least six people were killed, according to authorities." This is a developing story. Jim Vondruska/Getty Images First responders work the scene of a shooting at a Fourth of July parade on July 4, 2022 in Highland Park, Illinois. Brad Schneider, a Democrat whose district includes Highland Park, tweeted to say he and his campaign team were present at the parade and are safe. At least six people were killed, according to authorities. Jim Vondruska/Getty Images Dr. "Today a shooter struck in Highland Park during the Independence Day parade.

David Baum was watching his grandson, daughter and son-in-law march in the parade when the gunfire began. "Bodies were horribly, horribly, horribly injured from, you know, guns and bullets that were made for war -- not for parades," Baum said of some of the victims. My team and I are safe and secure. "The paramedics went quickly and assessed the damages -- saw bodies that were blown apart and put a blanket over them quickly. And then went on to try and help other people," he told ABC News. "Hearing of loss of life and others injured," he added. “These are injuries that nobody should have to see.

" Law enforcement escort a family away from the scene of a deadly shooting at a Fourth of July parade on July 4, 2022 in Highland Park, Ill. Enough is enough!" Hearing of loss of life and others injured. Mark Borenstein/Getty Images Five people -- all adults -- died at the scene and a sixth victim died at a hospital, said Lake County Coroner Jennifer Banek. The NorthShore University Health System said it received a total of 31 patients; most suffered gunshot wounds and a few were hurt in the chaos. Enough is enough! — Rep. At least one child was critically injured, Highland Park Fire Chief Joe Schrage said. MORE: What we know about the victims of the July 4th Highland Park parade shooting Crimo was at large for hours after the shooting..

After police released an image of Crimo and his car Monday evening, he was spotted driving and led police on a brief pursuit, authorities said. He was stopped at U.S. Highway 41 and Westleigh Road in Lake Forest, Illinois, where he surrendered, according to police. Law enforcement takes a person of interest into custody after shootings during a parade in Highland Park suburb of Chicago, in Lake Forest, Ill.

, July 4, 2022. Robert 'Bobby' Crimo III was named as a person of interest in the shooting. Ryan Lerman Law enforcement examine a vehicle in connection with the pursuit of Bobby Crimo, the person of interest in the shootings at the parade in Highland Park, Ill., July 4, 2022. WLS The neighboring suburb of Evanston canceled its own Fourth of July parade in the wake of the shooting, Evanston police said.

President Joe Biden said in a statement that he "surged Federal law enforcement to assist in the urgent search for the shooter." "Members of the community should follow guidance from leadership on the ground, and I will monitor closely as we learn more about those whose lives have been lost and pray for those who are in the hospital with grievous injuries," Biden said. A police officer investigates the scene as he walks in downtown Highland Park, Ill., a suburb of Chicago, Monday, July 4, 2022, where a mass shooting took place at a Highland Park Fourth of July parade. Tannen Maury/EPA-EFE via Shutterstock .