The officer is in vital situation and receiving “wonderful care,” chief communications officer Anthony Guglielmi mentioned on Twitter.
“Please ship your prayers,” Guglielmi mentioned.
There are experiences of a number of victims from the incident, Guglielmi mentioned. Not less than 15 medic models had been despatched to Mercy hospital, Chicago Hearth Division Public Info Officer Larry Merritt mentioned.
Not less than one offender has been shot, Guglielmi mentioned. It was not instantly clear if by “offender” he meant a suspect or another person.
The incident drew a heavy police presence to the hospital. Police are asking the general public to keep away from the realm of 26th and Michigan.