CHICAGO (CBS) — Police said a robber shot and wounded a man, and was then shot dead himself by a third party, in East Ukrainian Village Sunday morning.
A 28-year-old man was walking in the 1200 block of West Fry Street around 4:30 a.m. when an unknown man approached him and announced a robbery. The robber then shot the victim in the leg, and the victim ran from the scene, police say.READ MORE: Firefighters Respond To Fire At Abandoned Warehouse On Northwest Side
The victim said he then heard multiple gunshots.
Officers who arrived on the scene found the suspected robber unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he died.READ MORE: AT&T And Verizon Delay Rollout Of New 5G Service Near O'Hare, Midway, Other Airports After Airlines Warn Of Delays
The 28-year-old victim was taken to Stroger Hospital of Cook County in good condition.
The man who died has not been identified.
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