CHICAGO (CBS) — A male has been taken into custody after he allegedly pointed a gun at Chicago Police officers during a foot chase Sunday night, prompting one officer to open fire in the University Village neighborhood on the Near West Side.

About 11:50 p.m., officers approached a group of “suspicious males” to conduct a field interview in the 1300 block of West 13th Street, when they saw that one of the males was holding his waistband, according to Chicago Police.

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The officers attempted to speak to him, but the male ran away and the officers gave chase, police said.

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During the pursuit, the male pointed a gun at the officers, prompting one officer to discharge his weapon, police said. No one was struck.

The male, whose age was not known, was eventually apprehended and a weapon was recovered, police said. Charges were pending early Monday.

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