Shooting Victim in Rural Pembroke Township
April 15, 2019 – Kankakee, IL – Sheriff’s deputies responded to a local hospital on Sunday afternoon at approximately 3:25 pm after a subject reported that he had been struck by gunfire at the SS Friendly Market (2727 S 13000E Rd., Pembroke Township, IL).
The shooting victim claimed to have been exiting the establishment when he heard gunfire and was, subsequently, struck in the left leg. The victim was treated for non‐life threatening injuries.
The victim was not completely forthcoming regarding the circumstances and specific details of the incident. The circumstances into the event remain under investigation. Anyone with any information is encouraged to contact Sheriff’s Investigators at (815) 802‐7150 or CrimeStoppers at (815) 93‐CRIME. You can remain completely anonymous.