Man fights for life after brutal hammer attack
A man’s fighting for life after an alleged attack at Collingwood.
Emergency crews were called to the housing commission flats on Hoddle Street about 4am on Friday.
It is believed the victim, a 41-year-old Collingwood man, was walking along Hoddle Street when he was approached by two men and allegedly assaulted with a hammer.
He’s in a critical condition.
Police are investigating.
Two men, a 19-year-old Fitzroy North man along with an 18-year-old Fitzroy man, are currently assisting police.
The investigation remains ongoing and anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.