On March 25, at approximately 5:35 p.m., the Evanston Police Department received a call that a deceased man was in the basement of a multi-unit building in the 1200 block of Harvard Terrace. The man, who was later determined to have a gunshot wound to the head, has been identified as Star I. Paramore, 19 years old, who resided in a unit in the building, said Deputy Chief Joseph Dugan. The Evanston Police Department detective division with the assistance of the North Regional Major Crimes Task Force (NORTAF) are currently conducting an investigation into the incident.
Last night police said they were investigating the death as a homicide.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Evanston Police Department at (847) 866-5000 or use Text-A-Tip anonymously by texting the information to CRIMES (274637) and entering EPDTIP in the message line with the tip information.
The Evanston Police Department would like to acknowledge and thank the residents in the area for their patience and continued cooperation as this investigation proceeds, said Deputy Chief Dugan.