The person was slumped in opposition to the wall outdoors the restaurant off Michigan Avenue, softly repeating right into a cellphone, “I have been shot.”
A lady strolling down Ontario Road noticed him as she handed Lawry’s steakhouse and rushed to the close by Marriott resort for badist. “A man simply bought shot,” she yelled as she banged on the glbad door.
Chicago police stated the person, 28, was shot in the fitting arm when he walked right into a theft on the steakhouse at 100 E. Ontario St. round 11:45 p.m. Sunday, police stated.
The robber, armed with a gun, had restrained workers in a locker room and took their cellphones, based on police. When the person walked into the locker room, the robber shot him and ran away.
Officers arrested a suspect shortly afterward and recovered a weapon, police stated.
The wounded man was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the place his situation was stabilized.
Julio Ayala stated he was working safety at The James, a resort on the identical block. He rushed outdoors when he noticed lights and sirens, and noticed paramedics tending to a person mendacity on the bottom.
“To have a capturing this shut …” Ayala stated, trailing off and shaking his head.
Patrons of close by bars, eating places and accommodations stepped outdoors, straining to see what occurred in the course of a downtown road that was nonetheless busy Sunday evening.
Lily and Abe Chapa, each 33, had been sitting within the foyer of the AC Lodge by Marriott, simply throughout the road, when the girl banged on the doorways and yelled that somebody had been shot.
Moments after, they noticed a swarm of police automobiles arrive.
The Houston couple had simply completed dinner at one other steakhouse a number of blocks away.
“We had been going to go there for dinner,” Lily Chapa stated of Lawry’s, however the couple modified their thoughts on the final minute.