Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: May 6, 2022
At the May 5, 2022 Village Board meeting, Westmont Police Officer Daniel Rooney and Westmont resident Logan Shepard were recognized for their prompt response and action to a carjacking incident that occurred in Westmont on January 4, 2022. The victim involved in the incident sustained a life-threatening gunshot wound and received first aid and assistance from Rooney and Shepard prior to being transported by the Westmont First Department to an area hospital for treatment. The victim is expected to make a full recovery.
Additionally, Detective Jeremy Durst was recognized for taking the lead in three different investigations involving serious weapons offenses that led to the arrests of five suspects with more than ten Class X felony arrests.
The Village of Westmont congratulates these individuals for their dedication to the community.