2 women attacked with hammer near Navy Pier

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Charges are pending against a man accused of attacking two women near Navy Pier.

It happened just before 6:30 pm Tuesday.

The women, both 55-years-old, were walking on a path near the 500 block of north Lake Shore Drive, when police say the man hit both of them in the face with a hammer.

The man ran off, but he was eventually arrested.

Both women were taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in serious condition.

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 )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ 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 )

Connecting to %s