Oak Park Police have taken two men into custody following a shooting outside Chase Bank at the corner of Oak Park Avenue and Madison Street, according to Oak Park Deputy Police Chief Frank Limon.
Limon said three men were conducting bank business separately at Chase, 800 Madison St., at about 3:20 p.m. They exited the bank and an altercation ensued on the bank’s property, with two of the men assaulting the third, he said.
One of the men then shot the victim in the abdomen, and the two suspects fled, according to a village press release.
“Police responded and witnesses gave police a description of the vehicle; the vehicle was stopped by the Oak Park Police Department,” Limon said.
The press release noted the men were apprehended near Madison Street and Austin Boulevard.
Police took the two suspects into custody and recovered a weapon from the vehicle. The victim was taken to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood. There was no further information on the condition of the shooting victim.
The press release called the shooting “an isolated incident among acquaintances” and noted that a motive has not yet been determined.