CHICAGO (CBS) — A 23-year-old woman was left in critical condition after a violent robbery attempt in the Loop this weekend.
The robbery happened around 11:30 p.m. Saturday near State Street and Jackson Boulevard.READ MORE: Two Chicago Police Officers Wounded By Accidental Friendly Fire While Confronting Suspect In Lyons, Police Say
Police said a man and a woman were walking when a group of about nine people came up and demanded money.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Cool Changes
Several suspects then started beating the man and woman.
They were able to flag down a passing driver for help.MORE NEWS: North Side Condo Building Residents Alarmed By Mail Thefts Apparently Committed Using A Master Key
No one was in custody in the incident as of late Sunday.