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Man pistol-whipped, robbed on East Side street

A 20-year-old man told Northeast District police early Sunday that two armed men robbed him on Oakgrove Avenue shortly before 3 a.m.

The victim said the attackers jumped out from behind some bushes on Oakgrove. One had a shotgun, the other a handgun, with which he struck the victim in the back of the head.

The victim said he was robbed of a cellphone, an iPod and a black Adidas bag by the man with the shotgun. Police reported that there is a surveillance camera in the area.