Sleeping homeless man attacked with skateboard

Posted at 7:22 AM, Sep 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-16 10:22:15-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - A homeless man was attacked with a skateboard while sleeping in North Park Saturday, San Diego Police said.

The man was asleep in the south alley of El Cajon Blvd. at 28th St. when a man hit him repeatedly with a skateboard, said officers.

The victim suffered serious head trauma and was taken to the hospital.

Police said the attacker is white, about six feet tall, and between 19 and 26 years old. He had shoulder-length hair and was wearing gray shorts.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.