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Man beaten by mob in Fredericksburg, warrant out for suspect

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Deontay Washington (Source: Fredericksburg Police) Deontay Washington (Source: Fredericksburg Police)
FREDERICKSBURG, VA (WWBT) -

Fredericksburg Police are looking for a man they say was involved in the mob beating that sent one person to the hospital.

It happened around 1:15 p.m. Friday, outside of the 7-Eleven at 1613 Dixon St.

The 26-year-old victim said he was surrounded by four or five men and repeatedly punched in the head and face. He was taken to Mary Washington Hospital with multiple injuries to the face.

Police have a warrant for Deontay Washington, 21, in connection to the assault. He is charged with malicious wounding by mob. Police are still investigating to determine the identities of the other men involved.

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