Man Stunned, Robbed After Meetup At Loop Hotel

Sun-Times Media Wire
January 07, 2020 - 6:52 am
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CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A man was stunned during a robbery Monday after meeting someone at a hotel in the Loop.

The man, 60, met a male he knew at about 8:40 p.m. in his room at the Cambria Hotel, 32 W. Randolph St., Chicago police sources said. The male stunned the 60-year-old with a stun gun, then stole his wallet before fleeing.

The robber was arrested in the first block of East Benton Place after a short foot chase, police said.

The man refused medical service, police said.

Area Central detectives are investigating.

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