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23 arrested overnight after Blackhawks’ Stanley Cup win

While Blackhawks players were on the way home from Boston, some fans in Chicago took their celebrating a little too far.

Chicago Police News Affairs tells WGN that 23 people were arrested across the city overnight. Most were arrested for disorderly and reckless conduct, police said. A few were arrested for fighting.

Police said 21 tickets were issued for less nonviolent crimes.

Police did not have a breakdown of the neighborhoods where the arrests and tickets occurred.

As of noon Tuesday, police did not have an estimate of the crowd size in Wrigleyville or elsewhere.

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4 Comments to “23 arrested overnight after Blackhawks’ Stanley Cup win”

    bubba said:
    June 25, 2013 at 1:25 PM

    Fans just had to act stupid especially if they had a few beers.

    spe said:
    June 25, 2013 at 2:52 PM

    Fans with too much time on their hands.

    bozo said:
    June 25, 2013 at 3:40 PM

    Classic.
    Cub fans getting "rowdy" after three beers.

    Bud Miller said:
    June 25, 2013 at 3:55 PM

    Send them to the county penalty box.

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