Aberdeen Police are seeking a man that apparently assaulted another man with a wooden food tray Friday afternoon. Police Captain John Green tells us at about 2:34 P.M. Aberdeen Officers responded to the 100 block of South Michigan Street on the report of an assault of a 57 year old male who lived at the residence. The responding officers were advised that the victim had stopped breathing and dispatch was conducting phone CPR with a person at the residence. The victim responded to the CPR and began breathing on his own.
Investigating officers discovered that the victim was assaulted by a male subject who allegedly hit him repeatedly on the head with a wood food tray. The Aberdeen Fire Department responded. They treated and then transported the victim to GH Community Hospital.
The suspect was identified and is being sought by police.