LaPorte Police Investigating Robbery and Battery Incident

LaPorte police are investigating an incident in which a man was reportedly beaten and robbed.

The victim told police that between midnight and 2 a.m. Tuesday he was jumped by two men in the 300 block of E. Street. One suspect was described as a Caucasian man and the other man was wearing a face mask.

The victim told police that he must have been knocked unconscious because the next thing he knew he woke up and was missing cash, prescription medication and some jewelry. He suffered a split lip and was experiencing chest and back pain. He also had a tooth knocked out.

If you know anything about this incident, call in an anonymous tip to the LaPorte City Police Department at (219) 362-9446.