CHICAGO (CBS)– Three people were arrested after an attempted armed robbery, in the Beverly neighborhood, led to a shooting and then ended in a car crash.
Police said the three offenders walked up to a 69-year-old man and tried to rob him on 106th and Leavitt streets around 10:40 p.m.READ MORE: Flight Attendant Attacked By Passenger, Flight From New York's JFK To John Wayne Airport Diverts To Denver
The 69-year-old, who has a concealed carry license, took out him gun and shot one of the offenders in the knee.READ MORE: CBS 2 Investigation Leads To Thousands Of Tossed Tickets: "Evidence Was Clear"
The three offenders got into their car and drove away. They eventually crashed near 89th Street and Vincennes Avenue and fled the scene.MORE NEWS: One Year After Launching New Store During Pandemic, Sally's Nuts To Celebrate 'Grand Opening' In Highland Park
Police said officers eventually found the offenders and arrested them. All three were taken to local hospitals.