Hostage situation in Jefferson Park lasts 4 hours

A man barricaded himself inside the 7-Eleven at Higgins and Milwaukee avenues Saturday night in Veterans Square for about 4 hours, according to Chicago police. The man was taken into custody and two others inside the store were rescued, according to police. SWAT officers responded to the incident.

Hostage Situation at 7-11 store on Chicago's Northwest Side, Jefferson Park neighborhood.