Man Killed In Northfield Domestic Shooting, Suspect In Custody

August 14, 2018 - 8:16 am

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A man was shot to death inside his home Monday evening in north suburban Northfield.

Steve Shapiro, 71, was shot to death about 7:19 p.m. inside his home in the 200 block of Latrobe Avenue in Northfield, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office and a statement from the village of Northfield.

The suspect then left the scene and went to his apartment near Tower Road and Green Bay Road in Winnetka, officials said. Police established a perimeter around the building and took him into custody about 10:35 p.m.

Winnetka police reported a heavy police presence in the area but said the scene was deemed secure after the suspect was taken into custody.

The suspect was being interviewed Tuesday by the North Regional Major Crimes Task Force and charges were expected to be filed against him, village officials said.

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