CHICAGO (STMW) – Two Chicago police officers sitting in a squad car were shot at early Saturday in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.

The officers were sitting in the car in the 3800 block of 13th Street about 3:30 a.m. when someone fired several shots, striking their vehicle, police News Affairs Officer John Mirabelli said, citing preliminary information.

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The officers were not hurt and the shooter got away, he said.

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Harrison Area detectives are investigating.

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