Men Charged With Mob Action After Mall Beating

(Fairview Heights, IL) — Four men face charges of mob action after a vicious beating at a Metro East mall. They’re accused of attacking a man at the St. Clair Square Mall earlier this month as he sat in the food court. The four allegedly threw him to the ground then kicked and punched him while he was down. As far as police know, the victim had no contact with the suspects prior to the beating.