CHICAGO - Three people were taken to a hospital after a fight broke out across from the Lollapalooza music festival on Sunday afternoon.
Officers responded to a fight outside The Congress Hotel in the 500 block of South Michigan Avenue around 5:45 p.m., Chicago police said.
Police say the altercation occurred after a 26-year-old man sold counterfeit tickets to an undisclosed event to a group of four people.
A 38-year-old man and a 29-year-old man from the group confronted the ticket seller on the sidewalk that turned into a physical altercation, according to police. During the fight, all three men fell through a plate-glass window of the hotel, police said.
Congress Hotel at Congress Parkway, in Chicago, Illinois. (Raymond Boyd/Getty Images / Getty Images)
All three men were transported to Northwestern Hospital, according to police.
The 38-year-old man sustained minor cuts to his head and both legs and was listed in stable condition. The 29-year-old man sustained a laceration to his left leg and is in good condition.
Lollapalooza Music Festival (Charles Reagan Hackleman)
The 26-year-old offender sustained minor cuts to his back, head and both legs. He is in custody.
Area Three detectives are still investigating.