Police: Sixteen-year-old says he was beaten at party

A 16-year-old boy told police he was at a party Saturday night when eight boys jumped and assaulted him.

The assault happened shortly after midnight Saturday in the 1600 block of North Fairview, near 13th and Broadway, police said.

The boy was transported to a local hospital and treated, according to Sgt. John Hoofer, spokesman for the Wichita Police Department.

No descriptions of the attackers were given.