(CBS) – A suspect died Tuesday evening after an attempted robbery attempt was foiled on Chicago’s South Side.
The incident occurred around 8 p.m. at 71st and Laflin. Chicago police say two suspects tried to rob two others, and gunfire was exchanged.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Illinois: Second Highest Daily Case Load Since January; Nearly 25% Of State Now Fully Vaccinated
One of the suspects, a 23-year-old man, was fatally wounded, police say. A 22-year-old victim was wounded and taken to the hospital.READ MORE: In The Wake Of Adam Toledo's Death, New Calls For CPD To Develop Better, Stricter Foot Chase Policies
Further details were not available.
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