A 24-year-old man was beaten and robbed this morning along the Boystown bar strip, according to a witness and police.
The man was found bleeding heavily on the corner of Halsted and Buckingham around 3:45AM, the witness said.
Police determined that the man had been attacked and robbed behind the D.S. Tequila Company patio at 3346 N. Halsted Street. Taken were the victim’s wallet and iPhone.
The offender is described as a black man in his mid-20’s who stands about 5’7” tall. He was wearing a navy-colored tee shirt, navy-colored pants, and dark blue shoes.
An ambulance transported the victim to Illinois Masonic Medical Center for treatment.