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Bolingbrook police fatally shot man who allegedly stabbed dog, another man: officials – NBC Chicago

On Friday afternoon, Bolingbrook police shot and killed a man who allegedly stabbed a dog and another man, killing the dog, authorities say.

At approximately 3:22 p.m., officers received a report of a man stabbing and killing a dog in the 500 block of Spruce Road, police said based on preliminary information.

During the drive, police said officers were told the same man had also stabbed another man.

Upon arriving at the scene, police “engaged with” and shot the man, authorities said. He and the stabbed man were taken to area hospitals.

The shot man succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead, police said. The stabbing victim was last reported in stable condition.

Police said it was an isolated incident and there was no threat to the public.

The Will Grundy Major Crimes Task Force is investigating the incident.

NBC Chicago

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