A man was severely beaten in a Sunday night assault in Cal Anderson in which he was reportedly kicked repeatedly in the head.
We have only preliminary information and have not confirmed details of the assault or the man’s condition in the 9:25p incident.
The victim in his 30s was reportedly inside the park when he was assaulted by multiple men. The assailants were taken into custody, according to Seattle Fire radio dispatches.
We will update as we can gather more information and confirm the assault.
The incident comes as the Mayor’s office announced an increased safety emphasis for the popular Capitol Hill park.