Boogie Nights in Harvey, Illinois – the site of a fatal shooting on March 13.
Son of Police Officer Killed in Harvey Nightclub Shooting
A Harvey police officer’s son was killed and three other people were injured when gunfire erupted at the Boogie Nights nightclub in Harvey, Illinois early Wednesday morning.
According to Harvey Police Chief Greg Thomas, the shooting began inside of the nightclub at around 2:10 a.m. Three people, including two security guards, were wounded inside of the club. The violence then moved outside, where a fourth person was shot and killed. That fourth victim is the 25-year-old son of a Harvey police officer, but his name has not been released.
The three other victims were hospitalized at MetroSouth Medical Center and Ingalls Memorial Hospital. Two were released Wednesday morning, while the third’s condition is listed as stable.
Several law enforcement agencies responded to the scene, including the Harvey Police Department, the Dixmoor Police Department, the Phoenix Police Department, and the Posen Fire Department. These agencies are also being assisted by the South Suburban Major Crimes Task Force.
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