CHICAGO (CBS)– A man was shot during an attempted robbery in the West Pullman neighborhood, according to police.
On Friday just after 6 p.m., a 30-year-old man was sitting in his parked vehicle next to a parked minivan in the 800 block of south Perry Avenue.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Shower Chance By Daybreak
Police said one of the offenders exited the minivan, displayed a handgun and demanded property from the victim.READ MORE: Postal Worker Tells CBS 2 Staffing Issues Due To Federal Leave, Prioritization Of Package Delivery Are In Part To Blame For Persistent Mail Problems
The offender then fired shots.
According to police, the male victim sustained a gunshot wound to the chest and in is stable condition at University of Chicago Hospital.MORE NEWS: Shock And Outrage In Humboldt Park At Death Of Young Parents Yasmin Perez, Gyovanny Arzuaga In Shooting Called 'Execution-Style'
Area South Detectives are investigating.