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.