Chicago police shoot, kill man after foot chase


August 22, 2007 - Chicago police shot and killed a man they were chasing on the city's South Side late Tuesday night.

Plain clothes officers on patrol say they saw a man with a weapon in his waist band. He ran away when they tried to confront him.
The man was found hiding in a backyard at 82nd and Morgan. An officer shot and killed him after he allegedly refused to drop his weapon.
The officer was not hurt.
Police detectives and the Office of Professional Standards are now investigating.
This makes the 26th police involved shooting this year