Man stabbed on CTA Blue Line train

The man was riding the train about 11:45 p.m. in the 1900 block of North Western Avenue when he was attacked.

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A man was stabbed on the CTA Blue Line train late Thursday night in Logan Square on the Northwest Side.

The attack occurred around 11:45 p.m. in the 1900 block of North Western Avenue, Chicago police said. Someone struck the man, 56, with a sharp pointed object and left the scene.

He suffered a minor laceracion on the back of the head and refused to go to a hospital, police said.

No one was in custody.

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