Off Duty Assist
An off-duty Chicago Police officer helped police apprehended two people suspected of shooting a 7-year-old girl in the head as she rode her scooter Wednesday afternoon on the South Side.
The girl was shot at 4:13 p.m. near East 80th Street and South Manistee Avenue, police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala said.
South Chicago District police Cmdr. Eric Carter said an off-duty officer witnessed the shooting and police apprehended a motorist and passenger in a car that fled the scene.