Man, 67, assaulted and robbed in Portage Park, police say

CHICAGO — Chicago police are looking for a man who beat and robbed an older person early Wednesday morning in the city’s Portage Park neighborhood.

According to police, the 67-year-old victim was walking in the 5000 block of Irving Park Road when a man allegedly approached and hit him with some weapon.

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The man allegedly stole the victim’s money and personal property before running away in a nearby alley.

The victim was taken to Illinois Masonic in good condition.

Police have made no arrests in the case.

Area Two Detectives are investigating.

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