Ill. officer shoots at suspect trying to run him down


The Chicago Tribune

MAYWOOD, Ill. A Maywood police sergeant shot and wounded a person who allegedly tried to run him down with a car Thursday afternoon.

Sgt. Dwayne Wheeler was conducting a drug investigation at 17th Avenue and Harrison Street around 3 p.m. when he saw a driver in a Lexus strike several cars before trying to hit him, said Police Sgt. Tim Curry.

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