CHICAGO (CBS) — CBS 2 has dramatic bodycam video showing the moments a Chicago police officer shot and killed a man who shot a Home Depot security guard and police.
In the video you can hear gunman Travon Chadwell shooting at police.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Frost Advisory Along And North Of I-88
Moments before shooting Chadwell, the officer took cover behind a fence, waiting for the right moment to open fire.READ MORE: Plan For High-Rise Development Has Some Oak Park Residents Fired Up
It all started when Chadwell shot a security guard after shoplifting the Home Depot in the Back of the Yards neighborhood in late March.MORE NEWS: ONLY ON 2: Mother Speaks After 7-Year-Old Griffith, Indiana Boy Was Run Over By Car; He Remains Hospitalized
Chadwell then tried to escape, but ended up in the shootout with police. The officer who was hit by gunfire was released from the hospital that night.