On Saturday, May 26, 2018 shortly before 3:00 AM, 15th District Tactical Officers
responded to shots fired that were detected by the ShotSpotter technology. Upon arrival,
officers were on foot investigating the shots when they noticed a man fleeing from the area on
foot. Officers gave chase, commanding him to stop at which point the man produced a
weapon and an armed encounter between the offender and police ensued. An officer
discharged his weapon and shot the offender. The man was transported to an area hospital
for treatment of his wounds and is in serious condition. A weapon was recovered at the scene.