Gavin Castin, the 17-year-old daughter of Illinois Congressman Sean Costan, died Monday morning, his office announced.
The Pentagon said in a statement that the teenager had died but did not provide further details.
“This morning, Gavin, 17, the beloved daughter of Congressman Castin, passed away,” Castin’s office said. “Caston’s family is requesting privacy, and we will not comment further at this critical time.”
Gavin died inside the family’s Donors Grove Home. The Chicago Tribune reported.Citing local police.
According to the outlet, Downers Grove police were called to respond to a report of an “irresponsible” 17-year-old girl in a block home where Caston lived before 7 p.m.
Gavin was following in her father’s footsteps and fighting for the social goals she cared for, her social media shows.
According to Twitter BioGavin served as co-director of the March for Our Lives Illinois chapter.
She also appeared in one Campaign video In support of his father, who is running for a third term in Congress.
Just 10 days ago, Rep. Casten She described how proud she was of her daughter. And her job is arranging “Stop Blood” training at her school in a broadcast interview.
He said he was “extremely proud” that Gavin took the initiative in arranging the training, but felt ashamed that young people should do such things while Congress took responsibility for the country’s gun and mass shootings. Failed.
Caston’s campaign called on all Illinois TV stations to immediately remove their campaign locations from the air until further notice, shortly before his office announced Gavin’s death. CBS News – Chicago.
The 50-year-old Democrat is running for re-election in the newly formed 6th District, where he is currently in office.
Due to the redistribution, it faces fellow Democratic current rapists. Along with my Newman, the bead will be operated by Operation Mechanic Charles Hughes.
Newman, a new member of Congress, also suspended his campaign ads immediately, according to CBS.
“My heart goes out to the Castin family for the devastating loss of their daughter,” Newman said in a statement. “My prayers are with Sean, Kara and the entire Caston family.”
According to CBS, Newman is competing against Caston in the 2022 primary when he was placed in the heavily Spanish 3rd district after being redistributed, representing the rap. Jesus “Choi” Garcia did.