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Man photographing schools shot dead

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ROCKFORD (WREX) -

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. 
 

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