EAST CHICAGO, Ind. (CBS) — An off-duty East Chicago, Indiana police officer was reportedly shot Sunday evening.
The Lake County, Indiana Sheriff’s office told the Northwest Indiana Times three people were injured in the altercation.READ MORE: 1 Dead, 2 Injured In I-57 Expressway Shooting Near 119th Street
The incident happened around 8 p.m. near 148th Street and Indianapolis Boulevard, the newspaper reported.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Temperatures Climbing; Sunny Skies Ahead
A civilian was also wounded in the shooting and a second civilian across the street was also injured, the Times reported.
The officer was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, the newspaper reported.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Weekend Warmup
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