Woodridge man fired shots into Chicago park; police find handwritten notes about mass shootings in vehicle

WOODRIDGE, Ill. – A Woodridge man was arrested Thursday in Englewood with five loaded guns, over 1,000 rounds of ammunition, and disturbing handwritten notes about mass shootings.

Podgorny was arrested near Moran Park, located at 57th Street and Racine Avenue, after police responded to a ShotSpotter alert around 3:30 a.m. Thursday.

When police searched his vehicle, four other guns were recovered, including a shotgun and an AR-15.

Woodridge man fired shots into Chicago park; police find handwritten notes about mass shootings in vehicle