University of Chicago student attacked on campus

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CHICAGO — A University of Chicago student was attacked on campus early Sunday morning.

It happened in the 1100 block of East 56th Street near a residence hall.

Police said the student was walking when someone approached from behind and struck the student in the head. Then, the attacker took off.

The student was taken to the emergency room.

University of Chicago police are investigating the incident.

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