Update: Will County Sheriffs looking for murder suspect, $5,000 reward offered

1/15/2016, 3:05 p.m. | Updated on 1/21/2016, 3:31 p.m.
A $5,000 reward is being offered for Tariq J. Pinnick, age 19, for first degree murder in the death of ...
Tariq Pinnick

The Will County Sheriff's Office continues to seek help from the public for any information leading to the arrest of Tariq J. Pinnick, age 19, of 122 Riverview Avenue in Lockport Township. Pinnick is known to frequent the Lockport and Joliet areas and was currently enrolled at Lewis University in Romeoville. A $1 million warrant for First Degree Murder was issued for Pinnick's arrest last week.

Crimestoppers of Will County has announced that up to $5,000 cash reward will be paid to any persons who furnish information leading to Pinnick's capture. All calls/information will remain anonymous.

Pinnick is believed to be armed and danger0us.

If you have any information please go to: www.crimestoppersofwillcounty.org or www.willcosheriff.org and 'Submit a Tip'.

Previous Story from Jan. 15

Or you may call the Will County Sheriff's Office at: 815-727-8575

The Will County Sheriff’s Office is seeking help from the public for any information regarding the whereabouts of Tariq J. Pinnick, age 19, of Riverview Avenue in Lockport. A warrant was issued for his arrest yesterday at the Will County Courthouse for First Degree murder in the death of Dylan Somma.

Will County Sheriff’s detectives believe that Pinnick shot Somma on January 13, 2016, outside a residence on the 200 block of Barry Avenue in Lockport Township. Somma suffered one gunshot wound to his chest. He was transported to Silver Cross Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The Will County Coroner’s Office ruled cause of death was from a single gunshot wound.

We are asking the public if you have any information to go to our website, www.willcosheriff.org, and “Submit a Crime Tip” or call the Will County Sheriff’s Office at 815-727-8575. You may also go to www.crimestoppersofwillcounty.com and “Submit a Tip”.

All calls/information will remain anonymous.