Lavergne Man Attacked In Tullahoma

A Lavergne man had to be treated for injuries from an assault in the parking lot of a Tullahoma business. Alfredo Rodriguez reported to Tullahoma Police Officer Chase Sons that he was attacked late Saturday night early Sunday morning as he was getting into his car that was parked at the Starlite Lounge on South Anderson Street. Rodriguez told the officer that he did not know who grabbed him from behind and assaulted him, however, there were at least seven of the attackers. After the alleged attack, Rodriguez stated that another unknown individual drove him to Winchester and dropped him off at Walmart. He was then transported by ambulance to Southern Tennessee Medical Center where he was treated for his injuries. Tullahoma Detective Tyler Hatfield is investigating the incident.