CHICAGO (CBS)– A man was shot during a robbery in River North early Thursday morning.
Police said the victim was walking on Grand and Wabash avenues around 2 a.m. when a man approached and asked for his items. The victim complied, but when the suspect took off the victim chased after him.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Storms Headed Our Way After Midnight; Damaging Winds And Heavy Rain Possible
Police said the suspect fired several shots at the victim before taking off in a silver sedan.READ MORE: Years After Promise Of $100,000 From State And Photo-Op Prop Check, AMVETS Post 14 In Clinton, Illinois Has Not Seen A Dime
The victim was shot in the hips and is being treated at Northwestern Hospital.MORE NEWS: Some Residents Say A Bears Move To Arlington Heights Would Benefit Community, Others Say It Would Bring Unwelcome Traffic And Crowds
Police are searching for the suspect.