CHICAGO — A federal agent fatally shot a drug suspect in Chicago on Saturday, officials said.
According to the Drug Enforcement Administration, the agent opened fire about 8:45 a.m. Saturday after the suspect struck him with his vehicle during an attempted traffic stop on South Central Avenue near the Eisenhower Expy. The agent's injuries aren't life-threatening.
The DEA said cocaine was found in the suspect's car.
DEA agents and Chicago police officers were conducting surveillance when packages were exchanged between two people.