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Man beaten by group in west Wichita

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at 12:37 p.m.

Police are investigating a report that a man was beaten by a group as he was walking in west Wichita early Sunday morning.

The 32-year-old man reported shortly before 6 a.m. on Sunday that he was walking near Central and Tracy earlier that morning when he was jumped and beaten by a group of four men, Lt. Doug Nolte said. They were in the yard of a house he had walked past, the victim said.

The victim was unable to provide much of a description and didn’t realize personal property had been taken until he was questioned by police, Nolte said. He had cuts, bruises and considerable swelling in his face, a police report stated.

Reach Stan Finger at 316-268-6437 or sfinger@wichitaeagle.com.

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