CHICAGO -- A 49-year-old man was stabbed during an attempted robbery in the Loop overnight.
It happened around 11:30 p.m. Sunday at the Washington Street bridge over the Chicago River.
Police say the suspect approached the victim and announced the robbery, and then stabbed him twice in the abdomen with a knife.
The would-be robber attempted to get away, but the stabbed man and a witness, who was waiting nearby for a train, detained him until police arrived.
The victim is expected to recover.
Charges are now pending against the suspect.