- A man, 33, is recovering after he was shot inside the Swissotel early Saturday morning in the New Eastside neighborhood, according to Chicago police.
Police said it happened at around 1:43 a.m. in the 300 block of East Wacker Drive.
Two men got into an altercation while riding inside a hotel elevator, police said.
The argument escalated and both men exchanged gunfire, according to police.
But hey, don’t worry. Conventioneers will be back downtown in no time at all, filling Chicago’s empty coffers with all sorts of tax dollars.