Man Wounded in Police-Involved Shooting

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    A 22-year-old man was shot by a Chicago Police officer Monday night during a foot chase in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood.

    A 22-year-old man was shot by a Chicago Police officer Monday night during a foot chase in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood.

    Police said the South Side shooting took place around 9:30 p.m. Monday while officers were responding to a call about a man with a gun in the 1300 block of West 76th Street, according to a statement from Chicago Police.

    The officers saw a man who fit the description of the offender and exited their vehicles, police said.

    3-Year-Old Shooting Victim Doing Much Better

    [CHI] 3-Year-Old Shooting Victim Doing Much Better
    Less than two weeks after he was shot in the cheek, Deonta Howard is doing the same things most 3-year-old boys do.

    Shortly after, a police chase ensued and the offender turned a pointed a weapon in the direction of the officers, the statement said.

    The officers shot at the man and he was taken to an area hospital for treatment, according to authorities. The officers were not injured.

    3-Year-Old Shooting Victim Released From Hospital

    [CHI] 3-Year-Old Shooting Victim Released From Hospital
    Deonta Howard shot in cheek during mass shooting, staying at undisclosed location.

    The incident is under investigation by the Independent Police Review Authority.