Stand Off Ends on the Bishop Ford

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    NEWSLETTERS

    Illinois State Police this morning surrounded a semi truck near an underpass on the Bishop Ford freeway at the Dan Ryan.

    The driver of the vehicle was apparently agitated and possibly armed. State police were in a stand off situation until about 8:10 a.m. when the driver appeared to throw something from his cab. 

    Police moved in a handcuffed the driver after he tossed the object.

    It's unclear why the incident began.