Police: SWAT incident ongoing in Calumet Heights

Chicago Tribune 2 months ago

A woman barricaded herself in a residence after a Tuesday night shooting on the Far South Side, police said.

At about 7:10 p.m. in the 2200 block of East 93rd Street, a 48-year-old woman fired shots at a 40-year-old man, striking him in the leg, back and torso, police said. The man was found by police in the alley and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in critical condition.

The woman barricaded herself in the residence with the weapon, police said. She was the only person inside.

Police described the situation as an ongoing SWAT incident late Tuesday, and no further details were immediately available.

Check back for updates.

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