A Lexington man is recovering after becoming the victim of a violent attack.
It happened around 7:00 Sunday morning on Winburn Drive.
The 20 year old man was headed to work when two strangers approached him.
Police say the two men beat the victim and threatened him with a gun. Then they took off with his cell phone and wallet. The man was taken to the hospital in serious condition. The victim's friends say he may have been a target because he had just gotten paid.
Police have not made any arrests in the case.