20 young men kick, punch group in Dartmouth swarming

One man was sent to hospital early Sunday morning after he was attacked by up to 20 young men in Dartmouth.

One victim sent to hospital with possible concussion

One man was sent to hospital early Sunday morning after he was attacked by up to 20 young men in Dartmouth.

The confrontation happened on Victoria Road, around 12:35 a.m.

Halifax Regional Police say the injured man was out with four other people when they were punched and kicked by the larger group.

The attackers stole a backpack, which was later found by the K-9 unit.

Police believe this was a random attack. No arrests have been made.

Police describe the attackers as a group of 15-20 black men in their late teens or early twenties.

The victim may have a concussion. The other victims had minor injuries.