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Man found beaten on sidewalk in South Chicago

Updated: May 5, 2013 11:48AM

A man is in critical condition after being found beaten on a sidewalk early Sunday in the South Chicago neighborhood.

A passerby called police after seeing a man passed out and beaten on the sidewalk in the 8700 block of South Exchange at 1:55 a.m., police News Affairs Officer John Mirabelli said.

The 45-year-old man was taken in critical condition to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn with facial injuries, Mirabelli said.

Area South detectives are investigating.

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