We’re starting to see reports about a mass shooting event at Six Flags in Gurnee. The north suburbs are still reeling from Highland Park.
Gurney police, fire and paramedics responded around 7.50pm. Sunday, August 14, 2022, reports of a shooting at Six Flags Great America at 1 Great American Avenue in Gurnee. Police said the scene was safe and paramedics could reach the victim by 7.52pm. One person was shot in the leg near the front door, according to initial reports.
A second victim is said to have been shot in the wave pool.
Shooting at Six Flags Great America, Gurnee IL. I just moved from Chicago last week! Wtf! 🤦🏻♂️ pic.twitter.com/FeUCosEJ72
— CMW (@CW_1287) August 15, 2022
Two other victims may be in an indoor area. A victim was found in a blue cabin in the customer service department. 20:21 MABAS Division 4 Box alert for “active shooters” activated.
The information in this article is an early report issued before the police or fire department confirmed or released summary information.