Columbia Police investigate brutal beating in Rosewood area

Man brutally beating in Rosewood area.

COLUMBIA (WACH) â?? According to Columbia Police, A 62-year old man was seriously beaten in the Rosewood area of Columbia over the weekend.

The victim told police he was attacked after leaving City Roots after attending a Mardi Gras event Saturday night near the Memorial Stadium area. The victim also told police the suspects took nothing from him.

He says he was hit from behind and was continuously struck in the his head and body. The police report states he suffered a bloody nose and a lot of blood loss.

Anyone with information that could help police find those responsible is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-Crime SC.