CHICAGO (CBS) — Police on Sunday were searching for multiple suspects in a robbery on the CTA Pink Line in Pilsen last week.

The robbery happened at 11:45 p.m. Thursday on a Chicago Transit Authority train that was at the Damen station in the Pink Line at the time, police said.

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The victim attacked by a group of assailants who beat him with a skateboard, implied they had a knife, and choked him while taking his property, police said.

The suspects were described as African-American males between 16 and 18, standing 5 feet 7 to 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing 160 to 190 pounds, with medium complexions.

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Police did not specify how many robbers there were. The faces of two young men were shown clearly in a surveillance image.

Pink Line Robbery Suspects

(Credit: Chicago Police)

Anyone with information is asked to call the Chicago Police Mass Transit Investigations unit at (312) 745-4443.

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