Off-duty Chicago State University police officer shoots robbery suspect; An off-duty Chicago State University police officer shot a 15-year-old robbery suspect Monday after the teen allegedly tried to rob him.

December 4, 2012 2:04:02 PM PST
An off-duty Chicago State University police officer shot a 15-year-old robbery suspect Monday after the teen allegedly tried to rob him.

It happened on the South Side in the 2200-block of East 87th Street.

Police say the teen and an accomplice tried to rob the officer, and the officer then shot the teen.

The 15-year-old was treated and is now in police custody. His alleged accomplice, 17?year-old Kurtis Flowers, was arrested a short time later.