2 charged in cab driver attack

February 21, 2011 10:19:53 AM PST
Two men have been charged with beating a cab driver over the weekend.

Sung Won Chung, 22, and Alexander Choi, 19, are charged with aggravated robbery and aggravated battery of a taxi driver.

Police say the two refused to pay the fare then punched and kicked the 56-year-old driver.

Early reports that the two arrested were UIC students were erroneous, a university spokesperson said.