Police Shoot Person in South Shore Neighborhood: Authorities

A person was shot by Chicago police Tuesday on the city’s Far South Side, authorities said.

After an exchange of gunfire with police in the South Shore neighborhood, a suspect was shot by officers in the 7400 block of South Bennett Avenue, sometime before 9 p.m., authorities said.

The suspect was taken to an area hospital. Their condition was unknown.

Investigators from the Civilian Office of Police Accountability were headed to the scene.

They ask if anyone has any information to call 312-746-3609.

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