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Off-duty CPD officer fires shots during attempted robbery in Beverly

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No one was injured when an off-duty Chicago Police officer fired shots during an attempted armed robbery Friday night in the Beverly neighborhood on the Far South Side.

The officer was walking at 7:04 p.m. in theĀ 2200 block of West 101st Street when a male approached and demanded money at gunpoint, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police. The officer then fired shots, and the suspect ran off.

No injuries were reported, police said.

An investigation is ongoing.