Person shot by police during exchange of gunfire in LawndaleSun-Times Wireon January 19, 2021 at 4:36 am

Officers fired shots Jan. 18, 2021, in Lawndale.
Officers shot a suspect Jan. 18, 2021, in Lawndale. | Sun-Times file photo

The incident happened about 9:55 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Polk Street, Chicago police said.

A suspect was shot by police after allegedly firing shots at officers Monday in Lawndale on the West Side.

The incident happened about 9:55 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Polk Street, Chicago police said.

The suspect was shot and taken to a hospital in an unknown condition, police spokesman Tom Ahern said. No officers were injured.

Three guns were recovered at the scene, Ahern said.

3 of offender’s guns recovered at scene. pic.twitter.com/jhuKTv3Mnu

— Tom Ahern (@TomAhernCPD) January 19, 2021

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