Chicago cop among three shot after Des Plaines bank robbery, police chase

Updated 11/19/2019 11:12 PM

A bank robbery in Des Plaines led to three people -- including a Chicago police officer and a 15-year-old boy -- being shot on the Northwest Side on Tuesday evening.

The officer, a 17-year Chicago Police Department veteran, was shot in the head and was listed in "serious-but-stable" condition Tuesday night, according to personnel at Illinois Masonic Medical Center.


A Des Plaines police officer who had pursued the suspect into the city ultimately shot and killed the suspect -- a 32-year-old man -- in the 4300 block of West Irving Park Road shortly before 7 p.m., according to Chicago Police Department Superintendent Eddie Johnson.

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