Off Duty PO Shot
An off-duty officer was shot early Friday on the South Side.
The officer was approached by a gunman about 3:20 a.m. in the 8200 block of South Evans Avenue and the two exchanged gunfire, police News Affairs Officer David Banks said.
The officer was shot, possibly in the hand, and taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County with non-life-threatening injuries.
The gunman fled the scene following the shooting.