Near North Side security guard attacked with hammer; Chicago police investigating

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Saturday, August 6, 2022
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A security guard was attacked on the Near North Side near Clark and Division.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A security guard was attacked on Chicago's Near North Side Friday night, according to police.

The incident occurred at the Jewel-Osco near Clark and Division when a security guard was struck in the head with a hammer, police say.

The victim was taken to Northwestern Hospital by ambulance. Their condition is not known at this time.

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Chicago Police have not provide any more details at this time. The incident is under investigation.