A Lexington man was beaten and robbed while in the company of a woman he met on Facebook.
Officers say around 1:00 Saturday morning that a man and a woman he met on Facebook were walking to the back of a home on Withers Avenue when he was accosted by several men. The victim told police that five men assaulted him, took his phone, wallet, keys and stole his car. Police located the man’s car about an hour later a short distance from the scene.
The man had only minor injuries.