MADISON, Wis. -

Two attackers fled when a Madison woman approached them as they punched and kicked a man on the ground Monday afternoon, according to police.

The 54-year-old woman reportedly told the attackers to “knock it off” as she witnesses the beating underway in the 6400 block of Bridge Road at 2:31 p.m.

The victim, a 31-year-old Madison man, had his wallet was stolen, and he told police he is acquainted with the attackers who accused him of owing them money.