Blotter: May 9, 2019
Kankakee police investigated a report of shots fired in the 700 block of South Nelson Avenue on May 8. According to a report, at approximately 3:10 a.m., an officer was dispatched in reference to shots fired. A couple said they awoke to find a man at the foot of their bed grabbing the woman’s purse. The man said he followed the suspect out of the house and when he got to the front door the suspect shot at him. A shell casing was found near the building.