Trooper shot, suspect killed in I-65 shootout; Chicago man, 23, dead

Chicago News

The troopers pursued Van Pelt as he fled, but one of the stolen car’s tires went flat, so he slowed down and when he stopped the car, Fifield said, Van Pelt got out and started shooting, hitting a trooper.  The three continued shooting until one of the troopers shot Van Pelt, at which point the trooper administered first aid but was unsuccessful, Fifield said. 

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