The victim, a 30 year old Aurora resident, was transported to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
A nearby school was placed on a temporary lock down until officers concluded there was no threat to the community.
The suspect is being held in the Aurora jail pending formal charges. Officers are investigating a possible motive.
AURORA, Ill. (CBS) — Aurora police were engaged in a standoff Sunday evening with an armed man who has shut himself inside of a house.
Police said a man with a gun was spotted in the 600 block of South Lake Street in Aurora around 7 p.m.
When police arrived, the man was spotted going inside a house a block over in the 500 block of South Lake Street.
Police have been trying to make contact with the man inside the house. It was not known if anyone else was inside.