ATF officer in critical condition following shooting on Chicago south side
CHICAGO, Ill. — An ATF agent is in critical condition after being shot early Friday morning.
This happened on the south side of Chicago, just after 3 a.m.
Residents near the Back of the Yards neighborhood say they heard a series of gunshots. The officer was found and later rushed to a nearby hospital.
It is not clear what assignment the officer was responding to, and no suspects have been taken into custody.
Police say a second officer was taken to a local hospital for observation but he was not struck by gunfire.