Callers reported a man was beating a woman and had her pinned next to a wall near Town Hall Pub in the 3300 block of N. Halsted. Halsted Street officers already had the alleged offender stopped when the call came out. No arrest made. Some callers stated that the victim appeared to be a man dressed as a woman.
A battery in progress was reported outside of Roscoe's Tavern, 3356 N. Halsted. Responding officers caught up with the offender in the alley behind Halsted near Addison. He was taken into custody.