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Search on for suspects – 1 with machete –after man assaulted on Northgate

Sacramento police are searching for three to five people who allegedly assaulted a man Thursday night on Northgate Boulevard near the Arden Garden connector.

About 9:46 p.m., the assailants approached the man, described as in his 50s, walking in the area and began assaulting him, according to police. One attacker was carrying a machete. The victim sustained injuries that were not life-threatening.

Police searched for evidence and the assailants in the area, but were not able to find them.

Alejandra Reyes-Velarde: 916-321-1005