By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was beaten and robbed Wednesday morning at a Red Line stop on the Near North Side.

Police said a 44-year-old man was walking near the Clark/Division stop around 6:10 a.m., when two men approached him from behind, shoved him to the ground, and punched him several times in the face.

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The attackers stole his personal belongings and ran away, police said. The victim was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital to be treated for facial swelling and bleeding.

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Police did not have a description of the robbers. No one was in custody Wednesday morning.

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Area Three detectives were investigating.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff