Man, 70, shot during robbery outside Cardinal George’s home on the Gold Coast
Chicago Police are looking for the gunman who shot an elderly man during a robbery in the city’s Gold Coast neighborhood.
The man , 70, was robbed at about 7:30pm Friday night as he walked his dog in the 1500 block of N. Astor Street, next to Cardinal Francis George’s mansion.
Police say the robber wore a mask and held a gun to the victim’s head, demanded his wallet and then shot his foot when he said he didn’t have hit wallet with him.
The man threw his cell phone and a few dollars on the ground.
The gunman grabbed them and took off running and fired more shots at the victim but they hit a garage.
The victim is hospitalized in stable condition.
No arrests have been made.