Man in IV Seriously Injured by Curb Stompers

Investigators say they're looking for three attackers.

Sherri Paysinger, NewsChannel 3 Reporter, spaysinger@keyt.com
POSTED: 06:18 PM PDT May 26, 2013    UPDATED: 10:24 PM PDT May 26, 2013 
Santa Barbara, Calif. -

Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department says a man was assaulted early Sunday morning after being chased down and  kicked by three men in boots, resulting in serious injuries for the victim. The unidentified victim was hospitalized.

Authorities say the event unfolded along Abrego Road in Isla Vista and

ended with the assault near Embarcadero Del Norte.  On the streets, students

told Newschannel 3 the victim was curb stomped or beaten up before authorities

arrived on the scene. Tonight, the Santa Barbara's County Sheriff's Department says

its still looking for three college-age men last seen wearing

white t-shirts.