South Loop building evacuated after pepper spray discharged

October 11, 2010 2:10:01 PM PDT
Hazmat crews responded to a South Loop apartment building Monday morning after pepper spray was discharged on the upper floors.

It happened just before 10:30 a.m. at the Amli Apartments located at 900 South Clark.

Five ambulances were sent to the scene as a precaution. Firefighters were able to ventilate the building and allow residents back inside.

No one had to be hospitalized.

There is no word on how the pepper spray was discharged.