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Man Attacked By Group In Oxnard With Hammer

Posted on Sunday, October 21, 2012 6:18pm

Oxnard Police are looking for a group of man who brutally attacked a pedestrian with a hammer.

Two men were walking near the intersection of Rialto, and Ninth Streets just after six p-m Saturday car when a car stopped. Five men jumped out. One of the two pedestrians was able to escape, but the other man was assaulted by the group. An attacker hit the victim in the arm, and back with a hammer.

The attackers then fled the scene.

The victim was seriously injured, but is expected to recover. Police aren’t saying what they think the motive was behind the attack.

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