Lollapalooza fan attacked and bitten during concert

A long-time fan of Lollapalooza says he was attacked last weekend and seriously hurt during a show.

29-year-old Ben Lenet of Wicker Park was at an Arctic Monkeys show Friday night with some friends when he was tackled by a man who sank his teeth into his arm.

Lenet’s friends hit the man numerous times, trying to make him let go.

The  alleged biter eventually released his grip, got up and disappeared into the crowd.

Lenet was treated at St. Joseph Hospital and released.

He was given blood tests at the hospital, but he says he’ll need follow-up tests for Hepatitis and H-I-V.

Lenet posted his story to the online forum Reddit. Chicago Police have confirmed his story.

 

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

5 comments


Related Stories


Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 521 other followers