Police and armed robbery suspect shot in Lombard: authorities


A policeman and a suspected robbery were shot Thursday night in the western suburbs of Lombard, officials said.

The officer and suspect were shot on Ann Street between Lincoln and Main Streets, according to Lombard Village and police. Anne is located just north of Roosevelt Road. This area is a few blocks south of Glenbird East High School.

The village posted on Twitter that the shooting was the result of an armed robbery.

A Lombard Police dispatcher said one person had been arrested as of 4:50 p.m., adding that “the community is safe now.”

Officials said drivers should avoid the area.

Check back again for more details.


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Written by Natalia Chi

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