Horror on the Fourth: Suspect in custody after 6 killed

Highland Park’s Fourth of July parade, killing six people and wounding dozens in one of the worst mass shootings in Illinois history

The arrest came after he was spotted by a North Chicago police officer and following a short chase. Crimo was taken to the Highland Park police station

6 dead in mass shooting at Highland Park July 4 parade

At least six people were killed and two dozen others hospitalized in a mass shooting at a Fourth of July parade in Highland Park

Christopher Covelli of the Lake County sheriff’s office and the Lake County major crimes task force said authorities were using the terms “suspect” and “person of interest”

As news of the arrest spread, people began driving by the Highland Park police station and expressing their thanks to officers