At Least Two Stabbed Outside Skokie Banquet Hall - NBC Chicago

At Least Two Stabbed Outside Skokie Banquet Hall



    Brawl Breaks Out in Skokie

    Six people were injured. (Published Thursday, Aug. 19, 2010)

    Several people were injured Wednesday night in a brawl outside a Skokie banquet hall.

    Two people were stabbed and four others sustained wounds "inflicted from fists and bottles" during a melee at  the Zhivago restaurant, 9925 Gross Pointe Road, according to Capt. Steve Ludkowski of the Skokie Fire Department.

    The Skokie Fire Department received a call for a domestic dispute inside the restaurant around midnighta spokesman said.

    A wedding reception was going on at the time of the fight, according to Skokie police.

    Victims were transported to Evanston Hospital and St. Francis Hospital, also in Evanston.