Man maced, shot inside apartment during robbery on Near North Side


CHICAGO (CBS) – A gentleman was maced and shot inside of his apartment through an armed robbery Friday morning on the In the vicinity of North Aspect, law enforcement claimed.

At 11:37 a.m., the 34-yr-old target responded to a knock on his doorway on the 15th floor of the 14 West Elm apartments developing. On the other facet of the doorway have been a few unfamiliar adult men who demanded his property. A person of the offenders maced the sufferer — a further displayed a firearm, according to police.

The target and the offender get started to wrestle in which the gun discharged – placing the sufferer in the still left hand.

Another person under the victim’s unit read cries for support and also named police.

The target was transported to Northwestern Memorial Clinic in good affliction.

The 14 West Elm constructing, 14 W. Elm St., is an 18-story luxury household building that also properties the Hangge-Uppe nightclub on the floor floor and in the basement.   

CBS 2’s Asal Rezaei did go into the foyer of the apartment making, and noticed there were various operating and noticeable cameras inside of the entrance. Creating management would not share any other specific aspects.

No a single is in custody. Spot Three detectives are investigating. 


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