Man Shot in 'Armed Confrontation' With Off-Duty Officer: Chicago Police - NBC Chicago

Man Shot in 'Armed Confrontation' With Off-Duty Officer: Chicago Police

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    An off-duty Chicago police officer shot an 18-year-old man on the city’s Far South Side Sunday morning.

    (Published Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017)

    An off-duty Chicago police officer shot an 18-year-old man on the city’s Far South Side Sunday morning.

    The incident occurred around 5:06 a.m. in the 11100 block of South Hermosa Avenue in the Morgan Park neighborhood, according to police.

    The off-duty sergeant engaged in an “armed confrontation” with the teen, police said.

    The 18-year-old was shot in the arm and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in stable condition.

    Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson planned to discuss the incident during a news conference at 1 p.m.

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