CHICAGO (CBS) — Someone fired several shots at an off-duty police officer Saturday evening in south suburban Harvey, authorities said.
Harvey spokeswoman Giavonni Nickson said the off-duty officer was near 154th and Wood streets on his way to work around 6:10 p.m., when someone started shooting at him.READ MORE: Man Shot In Leg In West Rogers Park
The officer was not shot, but was taken to the hospital, and was released in good condition, according to Nickson.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Heavy Rain, Possible Flood Watch
The shooter caused a crash while fleeing the scene, and was not in custody Saturday night.MORE NEWS: Man Dies After Being Shot In West Garfield Park
Further details were not immediately available.