Off-Duty Cop Shoots Robbery Suspect On West Side

CHICAGO (CBS) — An off-duty Chicago Police officer shot and wounded a suspect after an armed robbery on the city’s West Side Wednesday morning.

Around 9:30 a.m., the officer saw an armed robbery taking place in the 1800 block of South Komensky Avenue, according to News Affairs Officer Michael Sullivan.

The officer shot and wounded the suspect in a backyard at that location, Sullivan said.

A weapon was recovered at the scene, Sullivan said.

The Sun-Times Media Wire contributed to this report.

  • good citizens

    give 1 to the good guy and 0 to the bad guy.we need to legalize to carry a conceal gun laws.

  • Mr Cee

    Carry and conceal huh. What do you do when you’re walking down the street with your gun in it’s holster and you’re confronted with a man with a gun in his hand? You lose your cash and your gun or maybe your life.

  • tunafish charlie

    a real CHICAGO policemen would had KILLED this punk, now i gotta FEED and HOUSE this MUD PUPPY TAR BABY just so he can get out and do it again only maybe this time he’ll KILL some tax paying citizen like myself and others.

    • T. Black

      Mud puppie, tar baby? That’s hilarious, HaHaHaHaHaHaHaHaHaHaHa, hilarious.

    • TA

      tunafish charlie, keep ypour freaking racist comments to yourself. Anyone …black, white , asia, spanish that takes a life should pay for it, so let me make this clear loser Moron white folks are on lock down just as well and we don’t go calling them wet dogs cause they killed someone…Idiot

  • Leroy Goldberg

    TAR BABY??? LOL TAR BABY boy does that bring back memories, haven’t heard that in a coons age.

    • NWA

      Yeah, I haven’t heard it since yo momma whispered it to me one starry night. And, nine months later she tried to hook me up with a son.


      • LittleOldLady

        @NWA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! What the hell is your problem? What kind of stupid comment is that to make? Didn’t your mommy like you? Did the other inmates abuse you? Do you hate yourself or your life? What could possibly fuel your sick mind? Please seek some help. You obviously need it. Does S.O.S. stand for “Sack Of Sh!t”?

    • Jose

      Coons. I get it. HaHaHaHa. That’s a good one.

    • Ta

      You racist piece of trash…tar baby that….dog smelling azz wipe/

      • Rick

        @Ta, Thank very much for adding your intelligent comment to the conversation.

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