Girl, 16, accused of tasing security guard during robbery

A 16-year-old girl was arrested in the Near North Side Wednesday, after police say she is accused of tasting a security guard during a robbery. 

According to police, the girl was identified as an offender who was stealing from stores in the 600 and 700 blocks of North Michigan Avenue Wednesday. 


Police said 30 minutes before the girl was arrested, she battered a 27-year-old security guard with a taser. 

The girl was taken into custody and charged with two counts of armed robbery, and one count of aggravated battery, according to police. 

No additional information is available at this time.