(Meredith) – A 19-year-old man unintentionally shot himself within the groin whereas robbing a scorching canine stand, the Chicago Tribune reviews.
Police mentioned the suspect, Terrion Pouncy, robbed the Original Maxwell Street Polish at gunpoint Tuesday morning. He demanded cash from the register and in addition stole an worker’s pockets and cellphone, in line with a legal grievance.
As the suspect ran from the restaurant, he tried to place the pistol in his pants and it went off, capturing him within the thigh and penis, police mentioned.
Officers later discovered Pouncy close to a automotive wash, the place he referred to as 911 to say he had been shot. Around the identical time, workers had additionally referred to as police to report the theft.
As of Thursday, Pouncy remained in an Oak Lawn hospital, in line with the Tribune.
The 19-year-old is charged with two counts of armed theft with a firearm. A courtroom listening to is scheduled for Nov. 7.
Information from: Chicago Tribune, https://www.chicagotribune.com
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