An 18-year-old man was sent to hospital in Saint John after he was attacked on Queen Street Saturday evening, according to police.

Officers say the man was walking by the intersection near Wentworth Street when he was approached by three or four people and assaulted.

He sustained minor injuries and has since been released.

Police say the victim is reluctant to co-operate.

17-year-old boy was arrested and has since been released.

No charges have been laid.