Police: 2 men suffered head injuries from hammer attack

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NEWARK -

Police in Newark say two men have been hospitalized with head injuries following a hammer attack.

The attack happened Thursday shortly after 2:30 p.m. on Freeman Street, near Fleming Avenue.

Police responded to the scene and found the two victims with head injuries and a hammer believed to be used in the assault.

Both victims were taken to University Hospital and are in stable condition.

Police did not release information on suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 1-877-NWK-TIPS or 1-877-NWK-GUNS.

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