Police search for three men involved in an assault

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Police are searching for three men that assaulted a man Friday evening in Freeport.

FREEPORT, N.Y. (PIX11) – Police on Long Island are searching for three men they say assaulted a man Friday night.

According to detectives, the 51-year-old victim got into a verbal altercation with the men in front of 311 N Main Street in Freeport around 11:30 p.m.  The suspects then beat the victim and hit him over the head with an unknown object.

Police say the suspects then fled the scene. There is no known description of the suspects. The victim was taken to a local hospital where he is in stable condition.

Detectives are asking anyone with information to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.