PUBLIC SAFETY STATEMENT: Regarding shooting at Peterson Ave by Talman Ave

On Sunday February 12th, at approximately 10pm, there was a shooting incident at the corner of Talman and Peterson in the 40th Ward, in which two individuals were shot and sustained non-life threatening injuries. It appears that the incident was not random. 

The incident is currently under investigation. Please know that public safety is the highest priority of our office and we are in communication with the 24th District. We will share updates as they are confirmed by CPD. If you witnessed anything related to the incident, please reach out to the 20th or 24th Districts, or our office.