Crime & Courts

Man with head lacerations found lying in yard

Wichita police are investigating a disturbance that happened in the 500 block of North Topeka late Saturday that left a 27-year-old man in serious condition.

Police were called to the scene at 9:55 p.m. on Saturday where they found the man lying in a yard with lacerations to his head and injuries to his left arm, according Sgt. Joe Kennedy, spokesman with the Wichita Police Department.

Witnesses told police they observed four men assaulting the man in the street.

The 27-year-old was rushed to Via Christi Hospital St. Francis in serious condition.

It is not yet known what started the disturbance, Kennedy said.