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CHICAGO (CBS) — A combat implicit counterfeit tickets sent 3 radical done a model Sunday day astatine the Congress Hotel downtown, close crossed from the entranceway to Lollapalooza successful Grant Park.

CBS 2’s Steven Graves reported determination was little commotion astatine the hotel, astatine 520 S. Michigan Ave.

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#BREAKING Brief commotion crossed from #Lollapalooza gross (Michigan & Harrison) erstwhile evident combat started and idiosyncratic was pushed into the Congress Hotel.

Two radical seen bleeding. It seems to beryllium nether power now. @cbschicago

— Steven Graves (@StevenGravesTV) August 1, 2021

At 5:45 p.m., constabulary came to the edifice for a telephone of a deceptive practice, successful which a 26-year-old antheral was accused of selling counterfeit tickets to a 38-year-old man, a 29-year-old man, a 27-year-old woman, and a 23-year-old woman.

The 2 men from the radical to whom the tickets were sold past confronted the antheral connected the sidewalk, and they got into a combat that sent them each crashing done the ground-floor edifice model arsenic it shattered, constabulary said.

A antheral took graphic video showing idiosyncratic being pushed done the window. The antheral told Graves the combat was implicit “bad wristbands” for Lollapalooza.

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Man tells maine helium talked the idiosyncratic who took this video. Says the combat was implicit “bad wristbands” for #Lollapalooza. Police inactive investigating this, blocking the sidewalk. @cbschicago

— Steven Graves (@StevenGravesTV) August 1, 2021

The older of the 2 alleged fraud victims suffered insignificant cuts to his caput and some his legs and his information was stabilized. The younger of the men suffered a laceration to the limb and was reported successful bully condition, and the antheral who sold them the alleged counterfeit tickets suffered insignificant cuts to his hands and some legs. His information was besides stabilized.

Graves said 2 radical were seen bleeding astatine the scene. First responders enactment tourniquets connected each 3 injured men, who were each taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

The antheral accused of selling the fake tickets was successful custody precocious Sunday.

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Police unopen down the sidewalk astatine the country for respective hours.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff

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