Off-duty Chicago cop shoots armed robbery suspect

April 27, 2011 3:26:27 PM PDT
An off-duty Chicago police officer shot and wounded an armed robbery suspect Wednesday morning.

The officer saw a holdup happening in the 1800-block of South Komensky around 9:30 Wednesday morning. He fired at the suspect in a rear yard.

The suspect was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital. His condition is not known.

A weapon was recovered at the scene.