A man leaving a central Fresno bar was attacked and stabbed in a confrontation with three men early Sunday, Fresno police reported.
Lt. Joe Gomez said the 27-year-old victim told officers he had been at a Tower District club with friends before he walked home alone along Fulton Street from Olive Avenue. He noticed several women were running into a parking area, followed by several men. When the victim reached the 600 block of Fulton Avenue, he said he was confronted by three men, the first of whom said, "You want some of this?" and pushed the victim.
The victim said he punched the man in the face to defend himself and another man began to fight him. He said a third man started swinging at him and he realized he had been cut in the hands with a knife. He was stabbed multiple times in the chest and arms.
The victim said a man in a pickup truck then drove up and yelled at the suspects, who fled. The driver took the victim to Community Regional Medical Center, where he was treated to for minor injuries and released. The driver left after dropping off the victim.
The suspects were described as black, 27 to 30 years old, 5-foot-11 to 6-foot-5 and wearing a gray Bulldog shirt; black, 5-foot-8 to 5-foot-10 with a mustache and goatee and wearing a black California Republic shirt; and a Hispanic man, 5-foot-8 to 5-foot-10 with a mustache and goatee and wearing a gray California Republic shirt.
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