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Man Shot in Waukegan Parking Lot Back in February, Dies From Injuries

(Waukegan, IL)  A Waukegan man that was shot during an alleged gun exchange in the city last month, has died. Lake County Coroner’s officials say Emanuel Perez was struck by multiple bullets during the February 19th incident in a parking lot in the 39-hundred block of Fountain Square. Officials say the 22-year-old succumbed to his injuries on Tuesday. One person, Desteny Rodriguez of Round Lake, has been arrested in the case. She is facing charges of armed robbery and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. The 23-year-old remains in the Lake County Jail on a 150-thousand-dollar bond…she’s due in court on the 15th.

Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (3-2-22)



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