Death Investigation - Izzy's Bar - 507 Theodore Street
On March 9, 2018 at approximately 1:15 am, officers from the Joliet Police Department were called to Izzy’s Bar located at 507 Theodore Street regarding two subjects who had been shot. The caller advised that patrons in the bar disarmed the suspect and they currently had him detained. Shortly thereafter, officers arrived on the scene and assisted in securing both the suspect and the weapon.
Joliet Fire Department paramedics also arrived on the scene and provided emergency medical services. One victim was pronounced deceased at the scene, and the Will County Coroner’s Office was notified. Both the suspect and a second victim were transported by ambulance to an area hospital.
The names of the victims are not being released by the Joliet Police Department; however, the suspect has been identified as 55 year old Patrick K. Gleason of the 1600 block of Dearborn Street in Crest Hill, Illinois.
The Will County States Attorney’s Office is working closely with investigators and charges are pending.