Gay Man Stabbed in Chicago During Pride Fest Night
A man in his 30s was left in critical condition June 23 after an early morning stabbing in Lakeview. The stabbing occurred on the same night as Pride Fest, the annual Northalsted Business Alliance street fair held leading up to the Pride Parade, but it is not known if the incident was related to the fest.
According to Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Michael Sullivan, the man suffered a stab wound to the back of his head. The incident occurred at the 700 block of West Sheridan at approximately 2:25 a.m.
The man was transported to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in critical condition, said Sullivan.
Sullivan could not say whether the incident was related to Pride Fest.
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