CHICAGO (CBS) — An officer shot an armed suspect in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on Wednesday night.
Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi says the shooting happened near Wilcox and Pulaski “after an armed encounter between police and suspects.”READ MORE: Illinois License Plate Fees For Some Trailers Jumped 555% Over A Year Ago, And Issue Still Has Not Been Resolved
CPD & @ChicagoCOPA are both on scene independently gathering preliminary information. The below weapon was recovered from the offender following the armed encounter which led to him being shot by police. CPD will brief media shortly. pic.twitter.com/7HbvpnjAop
— Anthony Guglielmi (@AJGuglielmi) December 5, 2019READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Warmup Ahead
At least one offender was struck.
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