Police shoot man in Englewood

September 20, 2011 8:49:31 AM PDT
Police officers shot a man in the Englewood neighborhood during a traffic stop.

It happened around midnight in the 5800-block of South Racine.

Investigators say officers involved in a drug investigation made a traffic stop and one suspect ran from them. As they tried to stop the man, police say he turned and pointed a gun at officers, who then fired two shots hitting the man in the side.

The wounded man is in critical condition.

No officers were injured.

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