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Off-Duty Chicago Officer Dies After Being Shot in Apparent Attempted Robbery

August 14, 2008  | 

A veteran Chicago police officer who was shot Wednesday morning in an apparent robbery gone bad on the city's West Side died early Thursday morning from his wounds, police said. A woman who was sitting in the off-duty officer's sport-utility vehicle during the shooting was dead on the scene.

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