Man killed in ‘domestic incident’ in Channanhon

CHANNAHON, Ill. —   A man was killed in a domestic incident today in south suburban Channahon Monday.

Authorities said James Darden, 73, forced his way into a house in the 25000 block of Fryer Street and pistol-whipped a 53- year- old woman.

Somehow the gun went off and Darden was struck and killed..

The woman who was assaulted was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Police said initial social media reports of a mass shooting were unfounded.

 

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