Wednesday, February 05, 2014

BOOKED: Library Assailant Arrested

Officers have arrested the person wanted for yesterday's threat against a security guard at the Merlo Library, 644 W. Belmont.

The guard called 911 shortly after noon today when the person returned to the premises.

Yesterday, the female security officer was threatened by the offender, described as transgender, black, and about 20 years old, who claimed to have a knife.

The incident is recorded as an aggravated battery with a knife in case #HX138998.