Incident

1-14-2016 Illinois Bridgeview 1-1

Location

January 14, 2016

7400 block of Beloit Avenue
Bridgeview, Illinois
Geolocation: 41.7569, -87.8077

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Santiago Garcia-Mendoza
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Sergio Ramirez-Abeja
  • Age: 43
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Murder/Suicide
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator suicide at standoff
  • Domestic Violence
  • Possession (gun(s) found during commission of other crimes)
  • Concealed Carry License - Perpetrator

Notes

Man kills ex-wife's husband, flees down I-57; fires shots at police when stopped, then kills himself; legally owned 9mm Beretta recovered, shooter had c/c

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 9mm
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 12
State House District: 23