Man jumped while walking in New Bedford

NEW BEDFORD, Mass (WPRI) – A man is recovering after being jumped while walking.

Police say that at around 4:30a.m. Thursday, a 42-year old man was attacked while walking on County Street.

The victim had a gash in the back of his head and his left arm.

He called a friend and was picked up in the Purchase Street area and brought to the hospital.

As of Friday morning, no suspects had been arrested.

Anyone with information on the assault can call New Bedford Police at 508-991-6300.