The Washington Post

Ice cream man assaulted in Manassas

An ice cream man was beaten up in Manassas and police are looking for the group of men responsible, reports InsideNova.

The assault happened in the Georgetown South neighborhood, in the 9300 block of Taney Road, shortly after 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The victim, a 59-year-old man who was not identified, told police that he was selling ice cream from a cart when four men he didn’t recognize attacked him.

The man was taken to Prince William Hospital where he was treated for injuries to his face and left arm.

Police are looking for four men believed to be in their mid- to late-teens, and trying to figure out the motive behind the attack.

More from The Washington Post:

Good Humor bar shortage hits ice cream trucks


Success! Check your inbox for details. You might also like:

Please enter a valid email address

See all newsletters

Show Comments
Most Read


Success! Check your inbox for details.

See all newsletters

Your Three. Video curated for you.