Chicago shooting: Suspect in attempted carjacking shot by concealed-carry license holder in Austin, police say

Chicago shooting: Suspect in attempted carjacking shot by concealed-carry license holder in Austin, police say

ByABC7 Chicago Digital Staff through

Monday, August 22, 2022 10:44AM

CHICAGO (TOC) — A suspect in an obvious carjacking was shot by a concealed-carry license holder on the West Facet Monday morning, Chicago police stated.

A forty five-year-old man was in his car within the 5500-block of West Crystal Avenue when police stated he was approached by the suspect at about 1:27 a.m.

The suspect then took out a handgun and commenced firing on the sufferer, who returned, fireplace, police stated.

The suspect was wounded within the higher chest and transported to Loyola Hospital in important situation, police stated.

The sufferer, who’s a licensed concealed-carry license holder, was not injured.

The suspect’s gun was recovered from the scene, police stated. Space 5 detectives are investigating.

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