Two men sought in Aberdeen assault


Aberdeen police are looking for two men suspected of assaulting a man early Saturday morning. Police released the information Monday afternoon.

Officers were called to the 1300 block of B Street at about 3 a.m. Saturday where a 28-year-old Aberdeen man reported he had been hit over the head with a metal object by two men who jumped out of a green GMC pickup truck. The victim said one of the men may have reached for a gun.

One of the men grabbed at the victim’s pocket before he was hit over the head, but he was able to run away from his attackers.

The suspects were described as white men, one about 5’ 10” with a slender build, the other chubby with a goatee. The truck was described as a green GMC extended cab with a loud exhaust.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Aberdeen Police Department at 360-533-3180, or the tip line at 360-538-4450.