Man suffers non-life-threatening injuries in violent State Street attack, police say
MADISON, Wis. — A homeless man was attacked early Thursday morning while sleeping near the intersection of State and Lake streets.
Police said the 71-year-old victim suffered lower torso cuts from a sharp-edged weapon. He also suffered a facial injury.
According to an incident report, the man limped to a nearby convenience store to get help. He was then taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Police are reviewing surveillance camera footage in an effort to identify the person or people responsible for the attack.
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