CALUMET CITY, Ill. (CBS) — Police were investigating Wednesday after a man said he was shot on the Bishop Ford Freeway in the south suburbs the day before.
Around 1 p.m. Tuesday, Illinois State Police responded to a local hospital for a walk-in gunshot victim who said he had been shot on the Bishop Ford near 147th Street – on the cusp of Dolton and Calumet City.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Early Morning Showers; Mild Day Friday
The victim, a 34-year-old Chicago man, suffered non-life-threatening injuries after being struck by gunfire, state police said.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Trial: Defense Attorney Calls For Mistrial And Accuses Judge Of Lunging At Her; Judge Denies Claims And Motion
Preliminary reports indicated the shots were fired forma an unknown vehicle headed north on the Bishop Ford at 147th Street. There were no lane closures that resulted.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Disturbance Brings Chance Of Rain-Snow Mix To Our North Overnight
The shooting remained under investigation late Wednesday. Anyone who witnessed it is asked to call Illinois State Police at (847) 294-4400.