CBS 2 Chicago wbbm7801059 670 The Score


Woman Critically Hurt In Back Of The Yards Domestic Incident

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

CHICAGO (STMW) — A woman is in critical condition after she was stabbed in a domestic incident Sunday afternoon in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.

The woman, 24, suffered a single stab wound to the breast during a “domestic incident” about 1:15 p.m. near South Wolcott Avenue and West 52nd Street, police News Affairs Officer Joshua Purkiss said.

She was taken in critical condition to Mount Sinai Hospital, Purkiss said.

A suspect is in custody, but charges had not been filed as of Sunday evening, police said.

Area Central detectives are investigating.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire © Chicago Sun-Times 2013. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)