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Police looking for suspect in Rogers Park shooting
UPDATE: Police are still looking for the suspect in a shooting in Rogers Park that left one person transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Two men were playing basketball when two other men confronted them, according to Officer Doug Kibodeaux.
Words were exchanged and then a scuffle broke out, Kibodeaux said.
The suspect shot the victim with a small handgun, Kibodeaux said.
The victim, who was hit below the knee, was transported to Christus St. Elizabeth with non-life threatening injuries, Kibodeaux said.
Two people fled the scene, one in a Mitsubishi Eclipse and the other in a Chevrolet Impala, Kibodeaux said.
Police were able to get the person in the Mitsubishi Eclipse, who police do not consider a suspect, and he is at the police station giving a statement, Kibodeaux said.
Police are still looking for the suspect in the shooting, Kibodeaux said.
Police are looking for the suspect in a shooting in Rogers Park that left one person transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
According to witnesses at the scene there was a scuffle on the basketball courts and someone pulled out a gun and shot the other person below the knee.
The victim was transported and police are still looking for the suspect.