CHICAGO — A man was shot by Chicago police in Pullman Friday evening just before 5:40 p.m., officials said.
Chicago police spokesperson Tom Ahern confirmed that a shooting involving Chicago police occurred Friday evening near the 11200 block of South Langley Avenue.
Fire officials said a man was transported to Christ Hospital in critical condition.
Police said officers responded to a person with a gun call near 112th Street and Langley Avenue where officers encountered an armed suspect.
Police said officers fired their weapons after the suspect pointed his weapon at police officers.
There were no injuries to officers and two guns and a knife were recovered from the scene.
Chicago’s Civilian Office of Police Accountability confirmed that the shooting is under investigation.