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Police arrested "person of interest" after a mass shooting at a parade on July 4 in Highland Park, Illinois.

Robert E. Climo III, a person interested in, six people killed in a mass shooting at the parade, more than 20 authorities Said at a news conference that the hospital was detained near Lake Forest, Illinois.

Authorities said Klimo was found by a North Chicago police officer who attempted to stop traffic. Kurimo led the officer with a short chase before being stopped. He is detained without incident and taken to the Highland Park Police Station.

He has not been nominated as a suspect. When asked, authorities said Kurimo remained an "interested person" while Kurimo investigated and actively connected to the scene.

Throughout the Chicagoland region for a 22-year-old man identified by authorities as interested in a mass shooting in a parade that left six dead and sent more. A fierce, large-scale man hunt is underway. More than 20 people gathered at the hospital and the July 4th festival was held in a city in the area.

The shooting at Highland Park, about 25 miles north of Chicago, began after 10 am on CT as parade participants enjoyed a sunny Independence Day parade along Central Avenue. I did.

On Monday night, Highland Park Police Lujogmen identified 22-year-old Robert E. Climo III as a person involved in the shooting. He has not been nominated as a suspect.

Authorities did not identify why Kurimo was an interested person, but said he was armed and dangerous.

According to the FBI, the CLIMO weighs 5 feet-11, 120 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

"Climo, III has the following tattoos: 4 tally marks with lines on the right cheek, red roses and green leaves on the neck, and cursive script on the left eyebrow. . "According to the FBI website.

The FBI states that Kurimo is "investigated on suspicion of being involved in the shooting."

He is believed to be driving the 2010 Silver H.onda Fit on the Illinois license plate DM80653.

Authorities advised people in the area to evacuate to appropriate locations.

Robert "Bobby" E. Crimo III
Robert "Bobby" E. Crimo III

Robert "Bobby" E. Crimo III

Evidence of firearms was found on the roof of a company near the shooting, police commander Chris O'Neil said. The shooters used ladders attached to buildings on the walls of the alleys to access the roof, said Christopher Coveli, spokesman for the Lake County's Major Crime Task Force.

The gun was a "powerful rifle," and the attacks appeared to be "random" and "intentional," Covelli said.

The FBI provided a photo of the 2010 silver Honda Fit with Illinois license plate DM80653 that Crimo is thought to be driving.
The FBI provided a photo of the 2010 silver Honda Fit with Illinois license plate DM80653 that Crimo is thought to be driving.

The FBI is 2010 Silver with the Illinois license plate DM80653, which Kurimo is believed to be driving. Provided a photo of Honda Fit.

According to Kim Nerheim, a spokesman for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, authorities tracked firearms and who bought them. I'm trying to find out the origin.

Covelli told reporters that SWAT members and other police officers were evacuating people from buildings within a certain radius of the shooting.

Lake County coroner Jennifer Parker said the five who died on the scene were adults. She said a person had died in the hospital, but she had no further information about the victim.

Highland Park Fire Chief Joe Schlag said his department had transferred 23 people to the hospital and other victims were taken to police cars or bystanders' personal vehicles. ..

A total of 26 patients have been accepted at Highland Park Hospital, according to Dr. Brigham Temple, Medical Director of the North Shore University Health System. According to the Temple, patients ranged in age from 8 to 85 years. Four or five were children.

He said 19 of the 25 gunshot victims had been treated and discharged. He added that there were gunshot wounds on the limbs as well as on the more central part of the body.

Shooting escaped hundreds of parade participants,FBIheavily armed police patrol the city of Highland Park on Monday afternoon, local, state, etc. A large police response of federal police officers has been triggered. , And others were placed on the roof with a sniper rifle.

Zoe Powellsack, who attended the Independence Day parade with his father, said parade participants initially thought the pop arrangement was fireworks on that occasion.

"And I thought something was wrong. I grabbed her father and started running. Suddenly everyone behind me started running," she said. "I probably looked back 20 feet away. I saw the girl shot and killed."

Police moved them to a sporting goods store and eventually She said they hid behind the trash can for about an hour until they were brought back into the car. She said there was another girl who had blood on her face and was shot in her legs.

"It looked like a battle zone and I didn't like it. I really hate it."

This is at least the 308th mass shooting in the United States this year, according to data compiled by theGun Violence Archive, a nonprofit organization tracking the incident. .. .. The organization defines mass shootings as shootings of four or more people, not including the shooter.

There were 11 mass shootings during the first four days of July, three of which took place in Richmond on July 4th alone. Highland Park, Chicago, Virginia, according to the Gun Violence Archive. } A mass shooting of 10 and 18-year-oldat a school in Texas killed19 students and 2 teachers.

Following these slaughter, President Joe Biden signed the first major federal gun safety law in decades for just nine days, marking the two most controversial in Washington. It's a milestone on one of the targeted policy issues.

Witnesses say gunshots caused stampede

Field witnesses who spoke to CNN were stabbed by sudden gunshots and subsequent confusion. I explained about the peaceful parade.

Miles Zaremsky said that at around 10:20 am, shortly after the start of the parade, he fired twice in a row on CT and heard about 20-30 shots. He explained to CNN that he saw many people standing on the ground bloody and chaotic in the scene.

A video shot by witness Hugo Aguilera shows an ambulance turning a parade route and a police car sirening when people gather on a grassy sidewalk. An aerial video from the CNN-affiliated WLS shows a lawn chair abandoned up and down the parade route in the heavy presence of police.

Warren Fried, who attended the parade with his wife and seven-year-old twins, said he saw police and ambulances passing by at the parade and then heard a series of gunshots. People began shouting "shooters" and "runs," and he and his family fled towards their car for safety.

"People were hiding and the kids were looking for their parents on the street. I was just in shock," he said.

U.S. MP Brad Schneider, a Democrat representing the region, told CNN that he had just arrived at Highland Park when the ammunition was fired and he was told to detour. ..

"Everyone ran scattered around. As I was spinning around, I came across a group of young children who called their parents and said they were okay," he said. "So I stopped and offered them to use my phone. There were so many cars in motion that I helped turn the traffic for a while."

Jeff Leon, 57, told CNN that the shot sounded like a "firecracker in a trash can" and only saw police officers react to know something had happened.

"I saw police start reacting and some people were lying down," Leon said. "We just took off, and as you know, we were hiding behind a car, folding into the next car, and going our way."

Jose Alamar, an employee at a nearby gas station, said about 20 people struck the gas station and evacuated after the shooting began.

The suburbs of Highland Park have a population of about 30,000 and a per capita income of about $ 90,000,almost three times the US average according to US census data
The July 4th parade was scheduled for mountain cars, marching bands, novelty groups, community entries and other special entertainment. The citywas on the websiteand was scheduled to start at 10am at the Laurel crossroads. Said St. John's Avenue, then St. John's Avenue north, then Central Avenue west, followed by Sunset Park, the city said. The nearby suburbs, including
DeerfieldandEvanston, were shot and canceled the July 4th parade. Events in other neighboring communities have been cancelled.

The Chicago White Sox silently prayed before the home game, but stopped the fireworks after the game.