By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) – Two people have been stabbed in the Heart of Chicago neighborhood Friday afternoon, according to authorities.

Police said around 12:22 p.m., a man was stabbed on the 1300 block of West 24th Street. Initial reports say the victim was stabbed in the eye and was transported to Stroger Hospital in an unknown condition. There are reports of a possible second stabbing victim.

The male offender was described as wearing a red coat before fleeing the scene.

No further information is available.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff