South Holland

Man Shot by Son During Domestic Dispute in South Holland

The 53-year-old man was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries

A man was wounded in a shooting during a domestic dispute Thursday in south suburban South Holland, according to police.

Officers responded to a call of shots fired about 5:15 p.m. in the 800 block of East 162nd Street, according to Shawn Staples, chief of South Holland police.

Officers learned a man shot his father, 53, in the arm after the pair were involved in an argument, Staples said.

The older man was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries, Staples said. 

The alleged shooter was taken into custody, and charges are pending, Staples said.

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