Police: Store owner killed during Plainfield shooting rampagePosted: Updated:
Police are investigating after a man was killed and another man was injured in a shooting at a Plainfield store.
Officials say Eduardo Leaty, 48, was killed at his grocery store and another worker was injured in the shooting.
Leaty's family says he was working hard on reducing crime through the community, volunteering to lead crime watches.
Police say that homicides have spiked in Plainfield this year with seven so far. There were only eight in all of 2010 and two in 2009.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Union County Prosecutor's Office.