More Shots Fired at Police
- Two suspects are in custody after gunmen shot at people on an Uptown street and then fired on police officers who pursued them Sunday evening. No one was injured.
Officers on foot patrol near Truman College reported hearing three shots at 7:42 p.m., police said. The officers immediately gave chase to a man who was seen running from the area while holding his side.
That man, possibly a teenager, turned and fired shots at the pursuing officers, cops said.
One shot was captured on police radio as the officers called in the pursuit.
West Side Monday afternoon:
- SCC, some coppers got shot at in the area of Western and Polk. Big chase on the highway into Cicero. Sounds like they got three heads, a gun and a hot car. No one hit. Tell everyone to be careful
- An Illinois state trooper was injured in a struggle during which his attacker's gun went off on the Tri-State Tollway at the Halsted Street Toll Plaza, but the trooper suffered no gunshot wounds, officials said.
The trooper saw a suspicious person at the Halsted Street Toll Plaza on Interstate 294 near Harvey and was injured in a struggle with the man, according to a release from Illinois State Police.
That suspect is still at large. Be careful.
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