Man says he was pulled from tent, assaulted by three men

By Ed Lewis - [email protected]

WILKES-BARRE — City police are investigating a report by a 28-year-old man who claimed he was pulled from a tent and assaulted by three men on Thursday.

The man claimed he was in a tent along South Pennsylvania Avenue when he was assaulted and possibly stabbed at about 1:15 p.m.

Police said the man was bleeding from his head. He was transported to a local hospital, police said.

Anyone with information about the assault is asked to call Wilkes-Barre police at 570-208-4200 or 911.

By Ed Lewis

[email protected]