UPDATE: Beating Victim Expected to Survive

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- An update to a story we first told you about Saturday, a man badly beaten early Saturday morning is now expected to survive.

The 31-year-old told police a man beat him in the 1300 block of 4th Avenue. He had severe injuries to his face and forehead and yesterday police said they weren't sure if he would survive. Officers now say he's in stable condition and is expected to recover.