A man was attacked and severely beaten while delivering parcels to the Northern Store in Behchoko, N.W.T. early Saturday morning.

Police say it was an unprovoked attack by three unidentified males, and it happened around 5 a.m. MT.

The victim suffered serious injuries and was taken to Stanton Territorial Hospital in Yellowknife. He has since been released and is recovering at home.

The police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspects in the assault. Anyone with information can contact the Behchoko RCMP at 867-392-1111 or CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477.