WOODBRIDGE, Va – A 51-year-old man was sent to the hospital after being attacked and then struck with a bat. Police are seeking a suspect in the case.

Here’s the latest from Prince William police;

Malicious Wounding – On July 25th at 10:38PM, police responded to investigate a malicious wounding that occurred in the 1300 block of Bayside Ave. in Woodbridge (22191).  The victim, a 51 year old male from Lorton, was delivering food to an address.  When no one answered the door, he began to return to his car.  He was attacked from behind and struck several times with a bat or similar object.  Nothing was reported taken.  The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment.  The suspect is described as a black male wearing dark clothing.