A 42-year-old man was robbed Thursday in Gold Coast on the Near North Side.
About 12:30 a.m., he arranged online for a male to meet him at his hotel room in the 600 block of North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago police said. Once the male arrived at his room, he pulled out a taser and demanded the man’s personal property before fleeing.
No one was injured, police said.
Area Central detectives are investigating.