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Chicago Police Shoot, Wound Driver Who Tried to Run Over Officers

December 06, 2018  | 

Officers with the Chicago (IL) Police Department reportedly shot and wounded a suspect after he allegedly drove his car at officers on Wednesday night.

The shooting occurred when Chicago police officers spotted a white SUV that was wanted for firing several gunshots in the area, according to ABC News.

The suspect's car was parked at a gas station and police said as they walked toward the car, the suspect stepped on the gas and smashed into a squad car and then into a fence. During the encounter, an officer fired his weapon and shot the suspect in the wrist.

The suspect is listed in stable condition.

No officers were injured in the incident.


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