Homeless man attacked with BB gun, hockey stick in Pleasanton

- Pleasanton police are looking for the men who attacked a homeless man while he was sleeping under an overpass.

Police say they found the 51-year-old man near the Springhouse Apartments on Springhouse Drive.

He was suffering from injuries as a result of being shot several times with a BB gun. He also had injuries consistent with being involved in a fight.

Police say the suspects shot the man in the back and arm several times and hit him with a hockey stick.

The victim managed to escape and flagged down a passerby to call 911. 

He was taken to the hospital and has since been released.

Police describe the main suspect as a white male, between 18 and 25, 5 foot 7 or 8 inces and 200 pounds. He had brown hair and eyes, and about 3-4 days' worth of stubble on his face.

The other two suspects are described as males of an unknown race. One was wearing a black, white, and gold hockey jersey.

If you have any information about this incident, please call 911. 


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