Police: Man injured in State College attack

A State College man told police that he was assaulted early Sunday morning in downtown State College.

The 20-year old man said he was walking on South Pugh Street at about 4:30 a.m. when he was confronted by a man who hit him over the head with a bottle, causing a 2-inch laceration, police said.

Police said the injured man reported that the assailant and two or three people who appeared to be the assailant’s friends cleaned up the broken bottle and left the scene. The suspect was described as white and wearing either a Steelers or Phillies jersey.

State College police said they did not know if the injured man sought medical treatment.