Judge shot dead outside Chicago home

iStock/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) — A Cook County, Illinois, judge was shot and killed outside his Chicago home on the city's South Side early Monday morning, according to ABC Chicago station WLS-TV.

Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi Monday morning called Judge Raymond Myles' death a "senseless murder" and said detectives are "making progress in the investigation."

Myles was shot several times, WLS reported.

Another person, a 52-year-old woman, was also shot, and was hospitalized in serious condition with a gunshot wound to her leg, according to the station.

Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

Check Also

Heavy rain, potential flooding threaten East Coast over the weekend

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A storm in the eastern U.S. is bringing mainly heavy rain to half of the nation this weekend. On Friday, over 2 inches of rain fell in parts of South Carolina, with flooding reported there and some minor flooding reported in parts...