By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A man armed with a hammer was on the attack in Chicago’s Loop Saturday night.

The attack happened near Van Buren and State.

READ MORE: Bucktown Woman Shaken After Being Carjacked During Saturday Morning Spree, And She's Not The First Victim In Her Family

Police are not releasing much information, but one person was taken away by ambulance. The man with the hammer managed to get away.

READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Dangerous Wind Chills For Next 2 Nights

This is the first reported hammer attack after one man was arrested in August following a string of attacks on the CTA redline.

MORE NEWS: Chicago White Sox Take Action After CBS 2 Investigators Expose Parking Scam Outside Sports Venues: Fans Getting Ripped Off By Conmen, Then Hit With Parking Tickets

 

CBS 2 Chicago Staff