Man charged with shooting at cops

July 10, 2009 6:53:57 AM PDT
A 26-year-old man has been charged in connection with a shooting incident on Chicago's West Side.Willie W. White, of DeKalb, was charged Wednesday with attempted first-degree murder, unlawful use of a weapon by a felon and aggravated assault in the Monday incident. Officers say they responded to a call about a man with a gun in the 1500-block of South Ridgeway.

Police say that White fled on foot and durig the chase, turned and fired a shot at officers.

The gun was later recovered in the 1500-block of South Lawndale, police say.

No injuries were reported.


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