Chicago police spokesman says 3 officers shot

CHICAGO (AP) – A Chicago police spokesman says three officers have been shot and have injuries that are not life-threatening.

Spokesman Anthony Guglielmi tweeted that the officers were taken to a hospital Monday night.

He provided no further details and couldn’t immediately be reached by The Associated Press.

Larry Merritt, a spokesman for the Independent Police Review Authority, told the Chicago Sun-Times the officers were shot in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the city’s West Side.

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