CHICAGO -- A man was critically injured after attacking pedestrians Saturday night on the far Northwest Side.
The man, 36, was attacking people around 11:50 p.m. in the 7300 block of West Summerdale Avenue when one of the victims he attacked struck him in the head with a hammer, Chicago police said.
The man then began punching a squad car, police said. Officer used a Taser on the suspect.
He was taken to Lutheran General Hospital where he was listed in critical condition, officials said.
Charges were pending.
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(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire - Copyright Chicago Sun-Times 2024.)