Lincoln man assaulted in attempted robbery

According to Lincoln Police, a Lincoln man was assaulted after trying to stop someone from breaking into his car.

Shortly before 2 a.m. Monday, a 51-year-old man witnessed another man trying to break into his vehicle near his home at 22nd & C Streets.

When the victim went out to confront the person, the suspect began to assault him.

Another man, possibly an accomplice, was nearby and joined in the assault.

The suspects demanded money from the victim, but he was able to get away and make it into his home safely.

The victim suffered minor injuries that did not require any medical treatment.

No losses were reported, and there are no suspects at this time.

This is a developing story, stick with Channel 8 Eyewitness News for updates.

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