Man allegedly attacked with hammer in Jacksonville

By Ryne Turke on September 6, 2016 at 6:29am

Jacksonville Police are looking for more information regarding an individual who was allegedly attacked with a hammer on Monday night.

According to a press release, Jacksonville Police responded to the 1-thousand block of West Morton at around 8:45 p.m. in reference to a male subject bleeding and claiming to be attacked with a hammer.

The 29-year-old victim, who is not being named at this time, was transported to Passavant Area Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Officers were unable to locate the suspect at the scene and the incident remains under investigation.