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Chicago's 'Walking Man' lit on fire while sleeping on street downtown, police source says

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Police are looking for a "tall" man with medium to light complexion, wearing a black and white "Hoodrich" jacket and gray sandals. The man doused a homeless man sleeping on the sidewalk at 401 N. Lower Wabash Ave. in liquid, set him ablaze and fled to the CTA Blue Line subway.
1 month ago·Chicago, United States

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KRDO

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By WLS StaffClick here for updates on this story    CHICAGO (WLS) — Someone walked up to a 75-year-old man lying on the ground downtown Chicago and set him on fire early Wednesday morning, Chicago police said.CPD said the man was in the 400-block of North Wabash Avenue about 2:50 a.m. when a male suspect approached him, poured a flammable liquid on him and set him on fire.The suspect then went west on foot.A security officer from a nearby build…

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Newsweek

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Raw Story

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abc 7 Chicago

Chicago's 'Walking Man' lit on fire while sleeping on street downtown, police source says

Chicago's 'Walking Man,' a familiar face downtown, was asleep on a downtown street when someone lit him on fire.

1 month ago·Chicago, United States
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NBC Chicago

Police Seek Person Who Set Homeless Man on Fire on Lower Wabash

Chicago police are searching for the man who set a homeless man on fire in the Near North neighborhood early Wednesday morning.

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