Waukegan Police said a teenager has been shot and killed in Waukegan, likely due to a verbal altercation that spiraled out of control.
The incident occurred the evening of Friday, Nov. 11 at an apartment building in the 400 block of McKinley Avenue.
When police arrived at the scene at approximately 8:30 p.m. they found Dayviontay T. Jackson, 17, of Waukegan dead at the bottom of stairwell of the building.
Detectives from the Waukegan Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division are following up on leads.
Police are seeking more information about the incident. If anyone has information about this case, please contact the Waukegan Police Department’s “Tip-Line” at 847-360-9001.