CHICAGO (CBS)– Shots were fired during an armed robbery involving an armored truck in the North Austin neighborhood Friday.
According to police, a security guard from an armored truck was emptying an ATM, in the 4900 block of North Avenue, when dark colored SUV pulled up.READ MORE: Aldermen Approve Mayor Lori Lightfoot's Plan To Update Affordable Housing Requirements For Developers As City Council Resumes In-Person Meetings
A passenger approached the security guard with a gun and demanded money.READ MORE: Matteson, Tinley Park Now Have Walk-In COVID Vaccine Sites, Open Through Saturday
Police said the security guard filed shots at the offender and struck him in the torso. Police said the offender got back into the SUV, which fled northbound on North Avenue.MORE NEWS: COVID In Illinois: 2,765 New Cases, 28 Additional Deaths
No other injuries were reported and the offenders have not been arrested.