Man injured in Loop stabbing


A man was stabbed Friday night in the 100 block of West Jackson. | Google Earth

A man wasstabbedFriday night in the Loop.

About 8:40 p.m., the34-year-old man was approached by a person who engaged him in conversation in the 100 block of West Van Buren Street, according to Chicago Police.

The person then stabbed the man in theabdomenand cuthim across the neck, police said. Paramedics took him to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where his condition stabilized.

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