CHICAGO — A 23-year-old woman is recovering after being shoved onto CTA Red Line tracks downtown, according to police.
An early investigation Tuesday revealed reports of a disturbance on the platform at the Chicago Red Line station around 9:30 a.m. According to police, a man, later identified as Ashley Goss, approached a 23-year-old woman and pushed her onto the tracks.
The victim suffered a laceration to her forehand and was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in good condition.
Goss was taken into custody and charged with first-degree attempted murder.
Police did not disclose what led to the physical altercation.
The incident caused delays but regular service has since resumed.