CHICAGO — A man was stabbed Tuesday afternoon on the Jackson Red Line platform, police said.
Just after 1:30 p.m., police were dispatched to the station, located in the 200 block of South State Street, on the report of a stabbing.
A 26-year-old man was on the platform when a woman, approximately 30 years old, approached and began a verbal altercation with the man.
Police said she then produced a knife and stabbed the man then fled through the station.
The woman was identified by on-scene witnesses and placed into custody by responding officers.
The man sustained a laceration to the left arm and was taken to Northwestern Hospital in fair condition.
Charges are pending.