Chicago North MSBL member Gregory Rieves was fatally shot in a Lisle, Illinois cigar lounge Friday, less than a year into his retirement from a 25-year career with the Illinois State Police.

“To go through that many years in a job situation where your life is on the line and then to lose your life in such a way, it’s just extremely tragic,” Chicago North MSBL League President Max Reising told the Daily Herald.

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