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Cops questioning man about baseball bat attack on CPD officer

Updated: August 26, 2013 11:22PM



Police were questioning a man late Monday about a baseball bat attack on a Chicago Police officer early Saturday in the West Englewood neighborhood.

The officer was trying to break up a fight in the street about 12:40 a.m. Saturday in the 5700 block of South Winchester when a man hit him in the head with a baseball bat.

The officer was taken to Stroger Hospital in serious condition. An update on the officer’s condition was not available Monday evening.

No charges have been filed as of late Monday.



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