Wheaton North High School Shooting – On December 22, 2023, around 8:45 a.m., the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office and the Wheaton Police Department responded to a reported shooting incident in the vicinity of 0N131 Gary Avenue in unincorporated Wheaton. Law enforcement promptly secured the scene, ensuring safety measures were in place.
It’s important to note that this was an isolated occurrence, and there’s no ongoing threat to public safety. The DuPage County Sheriff’s Office has taken the lead in investigating this incident.
For the investigation, Wheaton Police have temporarily closed off Gary Avenue from Harrison Avenue to Prairie. Residents are kindly advised to avoid this specific area until the investigative process is concluded.
As a precautionary measure, Wheaton North High School briefly initiated a secure and teach protocol. We will provide further updates once the road reopens, prioritizing the safety and convenience of the community during this investigative phase. Any additional inquiries can be directed to the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office at 630-407-2000.
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