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Hub City man assaulted with brick, suspect sought

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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

Hattiesburg police are asking for the public's help in solving a Tuesday morning assault case. 

Police received the call from Forrest General reporting a victim being assaulted. 

"Apparently the victim was being chased by the unknown suspect, and somehow the victim was hit in the face with a brick," said Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler. 

According to Traxler, the only description given was that it was a black male, and the incident occurred  at Old Airport Road and Edwards Street intersection. 

The male victim was treated at Forrest General Hospital, and the condition is not known. 

If you have any information, contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-stop. 

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