On May 16, 2021, at 4:39 p.m., officers from the East Precinct responded to a shooting call in the 12600 block of Southeast Taggart Street. As officers were responding, a shooting victim flagged down other officers who were dealing with an occupied stolen vehicle in 14100 block of Southwest Division. The shooting victim was related to the shooting call on Southeast Taggart.
The adult male victim suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries and was transported to an area hospital.
The Enhanced Community Safety Team (ECST) responded and are investigating. Several people have been detained as the investigation is underway.
ECST is asking that if anyone witnessed this shooting, please reach out. Please reference case number 21-131980.
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