Police: Harvey officer shoots fleeing teen suspect

December 30, 2012 8:42:17 PM PST
Police in Harvey are investigating a shooting involving one of their officers and a 15-year-old robbery suspect.

Around 5 p.m. Sunday police responded to a panic alarm at a Subway Restaurant at Sibley and Halsted.

Officers spotted the suspect near 146th and Union and started to chase him.

Police say the teenager pointed a weapon at them and an officer shot him twice in the leg.

The officer was unharmed.