Lake County authorities reported a 38- year old man carrying a BB gun and dressed in a tactical-style vest was killed in a police-involved shooting right outside of Chicago in Zion L
Christopher Covelli, a Sheriff's Detective, said the man was killed after he led officers on a foot chase.
According to authorities, officers responded to a call early Wednesday about a suspicious person taking photographs of two local schools.
The suspicious person was located by investigators and a foot pursuit followed.
The Officers struggled with detaining and the suspect and that resulted in the man being shot.
His body armor was a homemade tactical-style vest with metal inserts.
none of the people involved names have been released.