>Buffalo man beaten, robbed on Hagen Street
A 50-year-old Buffalo man was beaten in the back of the head with a silver bat during a robbery Monday night on Hagen Street, police said.
The victim suffered swelling, bleeding and a cut on the back of his head but declined medical attention.
Northeast District police said the man was walking in the 100 block of Hagen just before midnight when he was approached by two men.
One of the men hit him with a bat and stole his black leather wallet, containing $30, expired credit cards and a state benefit card.