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: Chicago Weather: Shower Chance By Daybreak
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: Postal Worker Tells CBS 2 Staffing Issues Due To Federal Leave, Prioritization Of Package Delivery Are In Part To Blame For Persistent Mail Problems
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: Shock And Outrage In Humboldt Park At Death Of Young Parents Yasmin Perez, Gyovanny Arzuaga In Shooting Called 'Execution-Style'
Chicago Police also responded after hearing the shots on ShotSpotter. The Sheriff’s police have turned the investigation over to the Chicago Police Department.