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1 in Custody After Firing Gun at Division Red Line Station: Police

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A person is in custody after firing a gun when an argument broke out at the Clark and Division Red Line station early Saturday on Chicago's Near North Side, according to police.

Just before 3 a.m., a 47-year-old man got in an argument with another male while he was walking down the stairs to the station’s platform, police said.

The other person then took out a handgun and fired shots in the man’s direction before running away into the tunnel, police said. The man was not injured, and a weapon was recovered at the scene.

The person who fired shots was arrested at the North and Clybourn station, police said. Charges against him were pending Saturday morning.

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