A Chicago Police Officer Was Found Dead in His Home in Chicago
Authorities say, a Chicago police officer was found dead early Friday morning in his home.
Police said the officer, who was assigned to the 5th (Calumet) District on the Far South Side, was found dead in his home in the 1st (Central) District, which includes parts of the downtown, South Loop, and Douglas neighborhoods.
“Please keep this officer’s family and friends in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time,” a CPD spokesperson said in an email.
Police have not said how the officer died, but a death investigation is ongoing.
Further information were not immediately available.