MARATHON, Fla. -

Three men were arrested Monday after they beat and robbed a man on Lindahl Street in Marathon.

The victim told police that he was walking behind the Walgreen's drugstore at 3 a.m. when three men started talking to him and walking with him.

He told police that just before he got to Lindahl Street, the men attacked him. He said they punched him numerous times in the face, knocked him down, and took his wallet with $20 inside.

Police arrested Gerry Pinson, 20, David Littleton, 19, and a 16-year-old boy after the victim identified them. They were charged with battery and robbery.

The victim was treated by paramedics for cuts and bruises.