A 19-year-old Columbus man ended up in the hospital after being struck in the head with a brick early today.
The man told police that around 12:40 a.m., he was attacked by five men in a parking lot in the 3100 block of Veterans Parkway - less than a mile away from his home. The victim was taken to St. Francis Hospital, where he was treated in the emergency room for a knot and cut on the right side of his head.
Police did not provide a description of the attackers in their report.
The case is under investigation.