At about 3:30 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 30, NIU and DeKalb Police responded to a shooting at 1076 Ridge Road in DeKalb. The suspect was described as a male with dreadlocks wearing a blue puffy coat. He fled the scene in a four-door Pontiac with three other individuals. Police are searching the area.
If you have any information related to this incident or if you witness any suspicious activity, please report it immediately to the DeKalb Police Department at (815) 748-8400 or NIU Police and Public Safety at (815) 753-1212. Witnesses may remain anonymous by calling (815) 753-TIPS (8477). In an emergency, please call 911. If you see suspicious activity, please report it immediately to the police by activating an NIU emergency call box on campus or by calling NIU Police or DeKalb Police when you get to a safe location.