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Police shoot man during Englewood chase

Thursday, October 25, 2012
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Chicago police shot a man on the South Side during a chase early Thursday morning, police said.

The man, who was arrested and taken to an area hospital, pointed a gun at police, according to a statement from the Chicago Police Department's Office of News Affairs.

An officer then shot the offender, according to police. No officers were injured.

Police were responding to a call of shots fired around 6700 S. Morgan when a chase by car and then by foot ensued, police said.

Two other people were arrested. The weapon was recovered on the scene.

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