Chicago shooting: police respond to an emergency at Mercy Hospital

A police officer is in critical condition, but is receiving "excellent attention," communications chief Anthony Guglielmi said on Twitter.


(CNN) - A Chicago police officer was shot in an incident with an active attacker at Mercy Hospital, the department said Monday.

The policeman is in critical condition, but is receiving "excellent attention," communications chief Anthony Guglielmi said on Twitter.

In addition, at least one criminal was shot and there are reports of multiple victims of the incident, said Guglielmi.

The police are asking the public to avoid the 26th Street and Michigan area.

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REF: https://cnnespanol.cnn.com/2018/11/19/tiroteo-en-chicago-la-policia-responde-a-una-emergencia-en-el-hospital-mercy/

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