CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was shot and killed by police early Sunday following a disturbance at Ashland Avenue and Addison Street in Lakeview.
As CBS 2’s Vi Nguyen reported, yellow crime scene was wrapped around Ashland Avenue between Waveland Avenue and Addison Street as police conducted their investigation Sunday morning.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Heavy Rain, Possible Flood Watch
It was around 5:15 a.m. when police got a call for a disturbance. Two men were quarreling outside when one of them pulled out a gun and shot the other.
Officers got to the scene and fond the victim shot in the neck and cheek. But the man who shot him was already gone.
Officers searched the area and found the suspect. They confronted him, and at that point, police said he started shooting at them.
— Anthony Guglielmi (@AJGuglielmi) February 9, 2020
One of the officers fired back and killed the man.READ MORE: Ed's Tech Notes: Walgreens New Drone Delivery, Amazon New Pay Option, Facebook Rumored Rebrand
A neighbor who lives at the corner of Waveland and Marshfield avenues just west of Ashland woke up to the sound of gunshots.
He did not want to speak on camera, but he shared a picture with CBS 2 News of the police activity.
The initial disturbance and shooting happened near Addison and Ashland. The suspect was shot and killed near Waveland and Marshfield. Neighbor sent me this picture. @cbschicago pic.twitter.com/ra1xPCwk1C
— Vi Nguyen (@ViNguyen) February 9, 2020
CBS 2 News has learned there is body cam footage of the shooting, and now the Civilian Office of Police Accountability is investigating.
The man who was shot by the suspect was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where he remained in critical condition late Sunday.MORE NEWS: Man Shot In Leg In West Rogers Park
At last check, the suspect had not been arrested.