1 in custody after barricade situation at Best Western on North Side
CHICAGO — A person is in custody after a barricade situation at the Best Western hotel on the city’s North Side.
Officers responded to call of a disturbance and well-being check around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday at the hotel on the 3400 block of North Broadway in Lakeview.
Upon arrival, authorities discovered a man had barricaded himself inside a room at the hotel. SWAT was called to the the scene.
Just before 5 a.m., the man was in police custody and taken to a hospital for mental evaluation.
No further details have been released.