Highland/Hammond Police Chase Ends at Kennedy and I-80-94

Shots fired during a vehicle pursuit

Sue Dahlen contributed to this report

March 14, 2017 6:02 p.m.-Officers from several agencies have the area of Kennedy Avenue and I-80/94 blocked at this time. According to information derived from the scanner, a stolen vehicle was pursued by Highland Police. The vehicle fled northbound on Kennedy and fired at police at some point during the pursuit. One Highland squad car was reportedly damaged in the pursuit.  Residents are urged to avoid the area of Kennedy and I-80/94.


  1. Yes, on my way home I saw a squad car blocking NB traffic to Kennedy off EB I94 around this time and was wondering what was going on. Thanks for the post.

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