David Johnson charged, shot by police after threatening officers with a gun

September 8, 2013 (CHICAGO)

Officers were patrolling the 6300 block of South King Drive early Saturday morning when they saw a man firing a gun at a passing vehicle.

They ordered 23-year-old David Johnson to drop his weapon.

Police say he pointed his gun at them.

They fired and eventually shot Johnson in the leg.

He faces a series of charges including aggravated assault of an officer.

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