Man Commits Suicide at Skokie Restaurant

Skokie police and the North Regional Major Crimes Task Force have ruled a death of a man found at a Skokie restaurant a suicide on Thursday.

Updated 3:33 p.m. ~

Police responded to an emergency services request at Krispy Krunchy Chicken, 5128 Dempster St., on Oct. 25 around 10:49 a.m.

When police arrived they found a man dead at the scene. The incident was investigated by the Skokie Police Department with the assistance of the North Regional Major Crimes Task Force.

According to the medical examiners office, the death was ruled a suicide. Police said the man was 41-years-of-age and from Skokie. The man was found hanged inside the restaurant, police said. 

No further information is available at this time.

Troy October 30, 2012 at 03:39 PM
Isn't this the Shell gas station at the corner of Dempster and Gross Point?
Skokie Mom October 30, 2012 at 04:42 PM
Not to be insensitive, but the word is "hanged" when it is a human.
George Slefo October 30, 2012 at 05:17 PM
@Lori Just checked it out and you are correct. Thank you for pointing this out. Your comment now reflects the article. Best, George
Skeeter November 27, 2012 at 10:10 PM
God bless his family and loved ones. I can't imagine how hard it's on his family. He was very nice nice everytime I went in there. Very sad.


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