Vest saves Ill. cop in shootout


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By Steve Schmadeke and Deborah Horan
The Chicago Tribune

SKOKIE, Ill. — A quiet block of large homes in north suburban Lincolnwood was the scene of a shootout Monday afternoon when a Skokie police officer pulled over a car driven by bank robbery suspect and they exchanged gunshots before the suspect was fatally wounded, police said.

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