Man Fatally Shot By a Bridgeview Cop: Joseph Jesk Wiki, Biography, Age, Girlfriend, Net Worth, Fast Facts You Need to Know

Joseph Jesk Wiki

Joseph Jesk Wiki

 Joseph Jesk is from Oak Lawn, he was a previous Army person who takes part in Iraq and Afghanistan wars, had previously pleaded guilty to murder and was on parole for a drug charge at the time of his death. He returns from in Jan 2010 after an 11-month tour. After a month Joseph Jesk killed his wife. Joseph Jesk pleaded guilty to 2nd-degree murder in 2011 and got 17 years, but he was out by 2017. Last night, he was shot and killed by a Bridgeview police officer.

Joseph Jesk Age

He was born in 1987 and 32 years old.

Joseph Jesk Death

he is a owk Lawn man who shot with the aid of a Bridgeview police officer Tuesday night time has died of his accidents. The person identified through the County medical expert’s workplace as 32 years old Joseph Jesk became a navy veteran of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, had formerly pleaded responsible to homicide and became on parole for a drug charge at the time of his loss of life.

Round 7 p.M. Tuesday, a Bridgeview police officer changed into referred to as to analyze a retail robbery at the Walmart at 103rd Avenue and Harlem avenue.

As the officer got out to inspect hiscar for damage, Jesk got out of the van and pointed a gun at the officer, police said. Bridgeview police said in a news release the officer, fearing for his safety, pulled out his gun and shot Jesk twice. The critically wounded Jesk was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he died a few hours later. A BB gun was taken into evidence at the scene.

Bridgeview police said the officer was not harmed but was being held for observation at the hospital.

Joseph Jesk Girlfriend

Police stated Jesk’s female friend become arrested for retail theft and positioned in a patrol automobile at the same time as Jesk verbally careworn the officer. As the officer started out to drive away, police said Jesk got returned into his 2019 Ford Van and bumped the patrol vehicle from behind. The plates at the van had been said stolen out of recent Lenox, police said.

Joseph Jesk Criminal History

had formerly pleaded responsible to homicide and became on parole for a drug charge at the time of his loss of life.

A police source told Patch that Jesk had a troubled background. In February 2010, Jesk shot his wife, Heather Jesk, in the basement of the couple’s Oak Lawn home shortly after returning from a deployment in Iraq, according to news reports. He was charged with first-degree murder, but later pleaded guilty to an amended charge of second-degree murder. Jesk was sentenced to 17 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections but was required to serve only half his sentence, in addition to time served to await trial in Cook County Jail.

Oak Lawn police would not comment on Jesk’s connection to the 2010 murder, referring inquiries to the Bridgeview Police Department.

Jesk was also arrested and charged with possession of crystal meth in January 2018. At the time of his arrest, he was still on parole for the second-degree murder rap, which has since been discharged, according to state records. At the time of his death on Tuesday, state records indicated he was on parole for the drug charge, for which he had been sentenced to two years in prison.