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Veteran Chicago police officer fatally shot in busy Loop area

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An officer shot while assisting a tactical team at a state government office building downtown has died.
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Off-duty Chicago police officer fatally shot at downtown building

Off-duty Chicago police officer fatally shot at downtown building

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A Chicago police spokesman says an officer has been shot and killed while assisting a tactical team at a state government office building downtown.
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Off-duty Chicago police officer shot at downtown building

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CHICAGO - A Chicago police spokesman says an officer has been shot while assisting a tactical team at a state government office building downtown.
Spokesman Anthony Guglielmi says the off-duty officer was shot around 2 p.m. Tuesday at the James R. Thompson Center. Guglielmi says the preliminary information is that the shooting happened just outside the building. The officer was transported to Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
Guglelmi says police have taken a person into custody for questioning but he did not know if the person is a suspect.
Guglielmi did not have any other details about the...
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An Off-Duty Police Officer Has Been Shot at a Government Building in Chicago

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A Chicago police spokesman says an officer has been shot while assisting a tactical team at a state government office building downtown.
Spokesman Anthony Guglielmi says the off-duty officer was shot around 2 p.m. Tuesday at the James R. Thompson Center. It wasn't immediately clear if the shooting occurred inside or outside the building. The officer was transported to Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
Guglielmi did not have any details about the shooting, the officer's name or the officer's condition. He says that Superintendent Eddie Johnson is on his way to the Thompson Center.
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Police officer shot at Thompson Center; Emergency crews on scene

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CHICAGO - A police officer was shot inside the Thompson Center in downtown Chicago.
The officer was taken to the hospital. The condition of the officer is not known at this time.
Crews are on the scene at 100 West Randolph.
Shooting - Thompson center. CPD member shot. Transported to area hospital. Superintendent Johnson and command staff en route. Updates to follow.
- Anthony Guglielmi February 13, 2018
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
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Man shot dead in East Baltimore, ending 12-day stretch without a homicide in the city

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A 22-year-old man was fatally shot in East Baltimore Tuesday afternoon, ending a 12-day stretch in which the city hadn't seen a homicide. Police said the man was shot about 1:15 p.m. Tuesday in the 3800 block of Elmley Avenue in the Bel Air-Edison neighborhood. Police said the man was shot in the...
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Off-duty police officer shot downtown

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An off-duty police officer was shot Tuesday afternoon in the Loop, authorities said. The officer was shot a little before 2 p.m. somewhere near 100 W. Randolph St., an official said. Check back for updates.
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