One dead after standoff at Elk Grove ...

One dead after standoff at Elk Grove Village apartment complex

There are 9 comments on the WGN-TV Chicago story from Apr 10, 2012, titled One dead after standoff at Elk Grove Village apartment complex. In it, WGN-TV Chicago reports that:

Cook, IL ; DeKalb, IL ; DuPage, IL ; Grundy, IL ; Iroquois, IL ; Jasper, IN ; Kane, IL ; Kankakee, IL ; Kendall, IL ; La Porte, IN ; La Salle, IL ; Lake, IL ; Lake, IN ; Lee, IL ; McHenry, IL ; Newton, IN ; Ogle, IL ; Porter, IN ; Will, IL A 27-year-old man shot himself to death inside an apartment in Elk Grove Village after an hours-long standoff ... (more)

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Naperville, IL

#1 Apr 11, 2012

Kansas City, KS

#2 Apr 11, 2012
It was really crazy there were cops, swat team, tanks, guns everywere. I never seen anything like this. Very scary!

Woodridge, IL

#3 Apr 11, 2012
We could not get into our apartment for 3 hours! It was extremely scary considering we had no idea what was taking place. Once the Swat team, we knew it was severe. May that man be resting in peace. SO sad.

United States

#4 Apr 11, 2012
I live on his floor but had never seen this man. So sad for his friends and family!

Maryland Heights, MO

#5 Apr 11, 2012
So sad....there's always another solution. All my best to him & his loved ones.

Chicago, IL

#6 Apr 11, 2012
i live in front of the apartments.. i get home from school... and theres was cops everywhere. it sucks that this suicide stuff is in my mind now, its intense.
EGV drama continues

Palatine, IL

#7 Apr 12, 2012
Why was the swat team called? Probably encouraged the man to end it... did EGVP try talking to him as maybe he just wanted someone to vent to. Or maybe an undiagnosed mental illness. People usually don't want to end their lives, they are usually just trying to get attention. Suicide is for cowards and I feel no pity for them...I feel sorry for the family or the crew that has to clean up after him. The gene-pool is a little cleaner now.

United States

#8 Apr 12, 2012
Is there a picture if him anywhere? I am still trying.g to figure out if I ever saw him
Eric Kampmeier

Crystal Lake, IL

#9 Sep 17, 2014
I remember having to sit at Real Time for 3 hours bc of this guy. He lived in the ghetto brown building. Now he's a rotten skeleton. Good ... I heard he was a running the Goo Review.

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