According to Erie Police, the man was walking home from his girlfriend's house just after 11p.m. when he was jumped by two men wearing dark clothing.
That attack reportedly happened in the area of East 8th and Wallace streets.
The victim tried to defend himself from his attackers and suffered cuts to his left arm; his injuries are not believed to be severe.
The suspects fled the scene after attacking the man, who said the suspects were not trying to rob him... they simply attacked.
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