Gunfight in Chicago’s Gold Coast Ends with Police Officer and Suspect Shot

CHICAGO, IL – A Chicago police officer was shot during a dramatic encounter with a gunman following a smash-and-grab burglary at a Gold Coast store on Monday. According to Chicago Police Supt. Larry Snelling, the incident occurred around 4:15 a.m. when an individual attempted to drive a Dodge Durango into the Prada store at 30 E. Oak St. The officer was shot in the leg and taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, while the 33-year-old suspect …

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