CHICAGO (CBS) — A homeless man was stabbed while riding a Pace bus Thursday night between Libertyville and Vernon Hills.
Vernon Hills police said the 58-year-old man was riding a Pace bus on Milwaukee Avenue between Greentree Parkway in Libertyville and Gregg’s Parkway in Vernon Hills shortly after 8 p.m., when another homeless man attacked him stabbing him multiple times.READ MORE: New Illinois Laws To Protect Sex Crime Victims' Privacy Take Effect Jan. 1
The victim was taken to Advocate Condell Medical Center, where his condition was stabilized. He was expected to recover.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Cloudy Overnight With Snow Flurries For Some
Errol Shakes, 51, was arrested for the stabbing, and charged with attempted murder, aggravated battery causing great bodily harm, and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
Court information was not immediately available.