New Castle News

October 8, 2013

Injured man says two men jumped him

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — A 50-year-old Lowellville, Ohio, man was injured when two men jumped him on the city’s South Side.

Police said the incident occurred in the 500 block of Electric Street around 8 p.m. Saturday.

The victim had injuries to the right side of his face and his right eye, police reported, adding he had been severely beaten and in and out of consciousness.

The man told officers two men had jumped him while he was walking from a local bar. He said he had never seen either one of them before and does not know why they attacked him. He said they did not take anything from him.

Police said he was taken by ambulance to Jameson Hospital for medical treatment.