Bristol Police say a 28-year-old man was assaulted in an attempted robbery by six men on Missal Avenue around 2 a.m. this morning.
The man was attacked, and suffered two lacerations to his face from a sharp object, but was able to break free from the attackers and alert police near 510 Farmington Avenue. No money was taken from the victim, who was taken to Bristol Hospital for treatment.
Police are continuing the investigation. Anyone with information can contact Officer Verillo: (860) 584-3011.