Police identify man slain inside Brooklyn strip club Wednesday - KMOV.com

Police identify man slain inside Brooklyn strip club Wednesday

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One person was taken to a hospital after an early morning shooting inside The Pink Slip in Brooklyn, Illinois. One person was taken to a hospital after an early morning shooting inside The Pink Slip in Brooklyn, Illinois.
One person was taken to a hospital after an early morning shooting inside The Pink Slip in Brooklyn, Illinois. One person was taken to a hospital after an early morning shooting inside The Pink Slip in Brooklyn, Illinois.

BROOKLYN, Ill. (KMOV.com) – Police have identified a man who was shot and killed early Wednesday morning inside The Pink Slip strip club in Brooklyn, Illinois.

Marques Stewart, 26, was shot around 3:00 a.m. after an altercation inside the club, according to the Brooklyn Police Department.

Police said they are interviewing witnesses and there are several cameras inside and outside the club that should help identify a suspect.

According to Brooklyn police, the Illinois State Police have taken over the investigation.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Illinois State Police or CrimeStoppers.

This is not the first shooting to occur at the club, on March 6, two people were shot outside the club and in 2012, Walter Taylor, 23, was shot and killed in front of the building.

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