Lyft driver unknowingly picks up suspected gunman fleeing from a crime scene

CHICAGO — A routine pickup for a Northwest Indiana Lyft driver took an unexpected and dangerous turn Tuesday.

The driver, who does not want his name used, picked up 20-year-old Issa Amer Ishtawi in Portage’s Camelot Manor mobile home park that afternoon.

“I’ve picked him up in the past, and we’ve talked, and there’s never been any kind of, you know, nothing wrong really,” he said.

What he didn’t know was this time, police say, Ishtawi had just opened fire two blocks away,...

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