Woman walking with child stabbed on trail near Ingleside
A woman walking with her child was stabbed on a trail in the Grant Woods Forest Preserve near Ingleside Monday evening, authorities said.
Lake County sheriff's deputies responded to the a trail north of West Rollins Road and east of North Wilson Road after the victim was stabbed at about 5:15 p.m., according to sheriff's Sgt. Christopher Covelli. The attacker was described as a black woman.
The victim escaped with her child and flagged down help.
She was taken to Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville in serious condition.
Authorities are investigating, and there's no danger to the public, police said.