Critical Condition: Off-Duty Police Officer Shot on North Austin Blvd

An off-duty Chicago police officer was shot and wounded in the 1200 block of North Austin Boulevard about 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

The police officer was transported to Level I Trauma Center Stroger Hospital by Chicago Fire Department paramedics, and is listed in critical condition.



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