Shooting of Dexter Snikrep at Rosie O Reilly’s Pub has died


In a shocking incident that shocked the Wheaton, Illinois community, beloved father of two, Dexter Snikrep, lost his life in a fatal shooting at Rosie O Reilly’s. The argument that led to his untimely death occurred early Friday morning, marking a tragic end to a routine night at the popular local pub.

Dexter Snikrep wasn’t just the victim of a senseless act of violence. He was a beloved member of the Wheaton community, known for his warm smile and friendly demeanor. A father of two soon-to-be-born children, he is a family man, always there for those in need. His sudden death has left a void in the hearts of many, especially his young family, who now have to grapple with the loss of their loved one.

The tragic incident occurred at Rosie O Reilly’s Pub, a popular establishment located at 0N131 Gary Ave, in unincorporated Wheaton. According to a report from the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office (DCSO), a dispute broke out inside the tavern just before 8:45 a.m. Friday. The argument escalated, spilling out onto the street outside the pub.

Johnny Franco


– Dexter Snikrep didn’t know what to say. You have touched so many lives and you are a strong and intelligent individual. Always trying to help people, always giving them advice that they need to hear and they advise that none of us want to hear that we need to hear. Always keep it real and true. Your friendship is valued, respected and will never be forgotten by many people. You love you are respected and you will definitely be remembered. Until we meet again. TEAR. dex

Following the altercation inside Rosie O’Reilly’s Pub, one of the individuals involved allegedly obtained a gun. Dexter Snikrep was then shot in the forehead, killing him instantly. The suspect is currently in custody while law enforcement agencies continue to investigate.

Karissa Kay Biggs Bernal


It doesn’t even seem realistic to say this. RIP my friend, I will miss our meme wars and inside jokes. Dexter Snikrep you are an amazing person 😭💔🙏🏽

Surveillance footage from the tavern, now in the possession of investigators from the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office, could provide evidence crucial to understanding the events leading up to the deadly shooting. As the Wheaton community mourns the loss of one of their own, they also seek justice for Dexter Snikrep, a man whose life was tragically cut short by a senseless act of violence.