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Timestamp8/20/14 13:49
Date Searched28-Jul-14
StateIL - Illinois
CountyCook
CityChicago
Agency NameChicago Police Department
Victim NameSteven Isby
Victim's Age53
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponBlunt object (clubs, hammers, etc.)
SummaryOff-duty, uniformed Chicago Police officer returning home from work at 3:30am. Saw a man breaking into a house under construction and holding a "dark object" (later identified as a screwdriver). Officer drew his gun and told suspect to drop the object. Suspect lunged at the officer and tried to grab the officer's gun. In the struggle, the gun discharged striking the officer in the left bicep. Officer gained control of the gun and shot the suspect multiple times. Suspect died on the scene.
Source Linkhttp://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20140728/bucktown/bucktown-shooting-leaves-officer-wounded-alleged-intruder-dead
County StateCook IL - Illinois
City StateChicago IL - Illinois
Year2014