Man stabbed on CTA Blue Line train, police say
CHICAGO — A 34-year-old man was stabbed on a CTA Blue Line train Monday morning.
The man was riding the train inbound in the 400 block of South Racine Avenue when he was stabbed in his abdomen following a verbal altercation with an “unknown male offender” about 7:20 a.m. Monday, according to the Chicago Police Department.
The victim was taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition had stabilized.
Police described the suspect as a black man in his 30s who is roughly 6-foot-4 and weighs 220 pounds. The man was wearing blue jeans, a red jacket and black Nike gym shoes.
Detectives are investigating.