Hotel security officer shot by burglar www.privateofficer.com
The incident occurred just before 7 a.m. at the Capital Center Inn, 6101 E. 87th Street.
A 21-year-old woman told police a gunman barged into her room and ransacked it, looking for valuables. He took her cash and computer and fled.
Another resident heard the commotion and notified the security guard, who tried to stop the suspect. The suspect shot the guard near his groin area. The suspect then drove away. The victim’s injuries were not considered life-threatening, police said.