One Chicago police officer died and another was critically wounded Saturday night after a confrontation on the city’s South Side, according to reports.
The officers were shot during a traffic stop in the West Englewood neighborhood. They returned fire and struck one of three suspects, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. That male suspect was hospitalized and another male suspect was taken into custody.
A third suspect, a woman, fled the scene but was arrested Sunday morning, FOX 32 of Chicago reported.
The three suspects were undergoing questioning and were not yet formally charged, police said, according to the station.
The suspect who was shot was believed to have been the gunman, and police recovered a weapon at the scene, FOX 32 reported.