By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was beaten and robbed overnight in the Loop.

Police said a 54-year-old man was on Lake Street between Michigan and Wabash avenues around 12:30 a.m., when two men came up to him, punched him in the face, and knocked him over.

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One of the attackers then hit him in the back of the head with an unknown object, and the other attacker stole his bookbag and cell phone.

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The victim suffered a cut to his head, and swelling to his face, but is expected to recover.

No one was in custody Tuesday morning. Area Three detectives were investigating.

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CBS 2 Chicago Staff