CHICAGO (CBS)– One person is in custody after being involved in a shootout with police early Friday morning.
Officers saw a man running out of a business with a gun just before 2:30 a.m. near 83rd Street in the Chatham neighborhood.READ MORE: 'We Couldn't Do Anything': Family Members Wait On Word About Missing Loved One From NC Tubing Accident
The offender fired shots at an approaching squad car and the police officer returned fire.READ MORE: CDC: Eviction Moratorium Extended Through The End Of July
Police said the offender was placed into custody and the handgun was recovered. No injuries were reported.MORE NEWS: Over 23,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois Last Week Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
Cottage Grove Avenue is closed off between 83rd and 84th Streets as police investigate.