Chicago Cops Issue Alert for ‘Green Line Slugger’

Police seeking man wanted in connection to physical altercation on train that left a passenger with extensive facial injuries.

Chicago Police in the Central First District have issued a community alert on Saturday seeking information about a man who allegedly beat a passenger on the CTA Green Line.

According to the alert, there was a verbal argument between the suspect and the passenger on a Green Line train that escalated into a physical fight.

Police said the suspect punched the passenger numerous times in the face and head, causing extensive injuries to the passenger’s face.

The suspect is described as a black male in his early twenties, five-feet-five-inches to five-feet-eight-inches tall, with a medium complexion, brown eyes, and black hair worn in a short hair style.

Police are asking anyone with information about the suspect or who may have seen the altercation to contact the Central Area Detectives Bureau at 321-747-8380. Reference report number HX-144364.

sklogw March 25, 2014 at 05:15 PM
Richard Biegaj March 25, 2014 at 06:23 PM
With all the surveillance equipment the CTA has I sure hope they got a good look at this thug and apprehend him before he hurts anyone else.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »