By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS)– A man was shot in the foot in the Old Town neighborhood Thursday night and police are searching for suspects.

According to police, a man stole a purse from his friend’s home in the 1700 block of North Sedgwick Street around 11:40 p.m. Police said when the offender was confronted, he shot his friend twice in the foot.

The offender fled the scene.

Police said the victim was taken to Northwestern Hospital in good condition.

Police are investigating.