Charges filed in baseball bat attack on officer

August 28, 2013 10:00:08 AM PDT
Charges were filed in the brutal baseball bat attack that occurred in the Englewood neighborhood.

Tythia Thigpen, 29, is due in court Wednesday.

Thigpen is charged with hitting a Chicago police officer with a baseball bat in the Englewood neighborhood early Saturday morning.

The officer was seriously hit, but has since been released from the hospital.