Four arrested in connection with battery
At approximately 7:30 AM Bloomington officers responded to an aggravated battery incident near the intersection of Mill and Mason Street. A citizen reported a group of juveniles blocked the roadway and then battered him when he stopped to ask them to move out of the way. The victim remained in his vehicle and was able to drive away from the attack. He drove a short distance to his place of employment; however, the juveniles followed the victim and again attacked him at this location. The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
A co-worker who stopped to assist was also battered in the incident.
Four juveniles were arrested in connection with this incident. The pending charges associated with this incident are Vehicular Invasion, Aggravated Battery, Mob Action, and Illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor. No further suspects are being sought for this incident.