CHICAGO (CBS)– Police shot a man they said was armed outside of a 7-Eleven in Skokie Monday night.
The incident took place on Oakton and Crawford around 11:15 p.m. Police said they got a call about a suspicious man inside a vehicle in the parking lot.READ MORE: 5 Killed, 18 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings
When officers arrived, they approached a man in dark-colored SUV. As they did, police said the man pulled out a semi-automatic handgun.
That’s when one of the officers fired a round at the armed man, hitting him in the stomach.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Colder And Blustery Sunday Night
The armed man was taken to an area hospital and the officers involved walked away with minor injuries.
Investigators said they found the semi-automatic firearm at the scene. Both Skokie police and Illinois State Police are investigating the incident.MORE NEWS: Shedd Aquarium Asks Restaurants To Help Keep Plastic Out Of Great Lakes
This is a developing story.