Gunman Fatally Shot by Police Officer

Officer reportedly warned the man that he was a cop, but the man reportedly continued to fire

By Alexandria Fisher
|  Thursday, Aug 9, 2012  |  Updated 4:44 PM CDT
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A shooter was gunned down by a Chicago police officer Thursday morning in the West Englewood neighborhood, officials said.

The officer fatally shot the man around 11:40 a.m. in the 6300 block of South Honore Street as he was shooting at two others nearby, according to a statement from police.

The officer reportedly warned the man that he was a cop, but the man continued to fire.

No other injuries were reported and the Independent Police Review Authority is investigating.
 

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