Police shoot man on South Side
Police officers shot a man early this morning on the corner of South Halsted and 76th Street.
Circumstances surrounding the incident remained unclear this afternoon; police refused to release details of how the shooting occurred or the identities of the victim and the officers involved.
The victim was taken to St. Bernard's Hospital & Health Care Center around 5 a.m., and later transferred to John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County.
The cityâ€™s Independent Police Authority Review is investigating the shooting. Spokesman Mark Payne declined to comment on the incident.