CHICAGO - A man was injured after getting into a fight with a suspect who was stealing merchandise from a Near North Side business Friday night.
The incident occurred at the intersection of Clark and Division.
At about 8:23 p.m., an offender entered a retail store and grabbed merchandise, police said.
The offender then attempted to leave the store without paying.
A 58-year-old man approached the offender and a physical altercation ensued, police said.
The man sustained swelling to the face and was treated at the scene.
The offender was placed into custody.
Charges are pending.