MAYWOOD, Ill. (WLS) -- Maywood police and Cook County Forest Preserve police are investigating the death of a 29-year-old man found shot in the Maywood Grove Forest Preserve as a homicide.
Forest preserve officials said the Hispanic man was taken to Loyola University Medical Center where he was pronounced dead of a gunshot wound at 2:15 p.m.
Police initially responded to reports of a body found in a wooded area north of Lake Street on Des Plaines.
Police have not released any further details. An investigation is ongoing.
Man found shot in Maywood forest preserve, death investigated as homicide