CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was shot and wounded by Cook County Sheriff’s police on the Southwest Side Monday afternoon.
Sheriff’s police were involved in a traffic stop near the 4600 block of South Laramie Avenue at 7:20 p.m., according to the Sheriff’s office.READ MORE: DeRozan, LaVine Help Bulls Hang On To Beat Knicks
The man officers shot was struck two times and was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition, the Sheriff’s office said.READ MORE: COVID Test Confusion After Suburban Family Believes They Got False Result from University Of Illinois SHIELD Program
The Sheriff’s police did not immediately release the circumstances that led to the shooting.
No officers were injured, the Sheriff’s office said.MORE NEWS: Fantasy Football Start Or Sit Week 13: Elijah Mitchell Looks To Take Advantage Of Seahawks' Defense
Chicago Police also responded after hearing the shots on ShotSpotter. The Sheriff’s police have turned the investigation over to the Chicago Police Department.