Police kill man, 34, at Waukegan Holiday Inn

February 16, 2012 6:36:21 AM PST
Waukegan police have shot and killed a man they say pointed a gun at them.

Police say they were called to the Holiday Inn Express in the 600-block of Lakehurst Road for a report of a person with a gun.

When police arrived around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, they say a man pulled out a handgun.

An officer fired one shot at the man, killing him.

The Lake County Major Crimes Task Force is investigating.

Lake County Coroner Artis Yancey has identified the man as 34-year-old John Corcoran of Waukegan. No officers were injured in the incident.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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