A Wood River man is recovering from an attack inside his home on Thursday. Authorities are reportedly looking for a white female and black male who allegedly assaulted the man by beating him with an object from the residence then fled in a car with Missouri license plates. Police believe the man knew is attackers.
Authorities were called to the home in the 100 block of North 9th Street just after Noon Thursday and found the man had been badly beaten. The victim was transported to Alton Memorial Hospital for treatment. Wood River Police believe they know who is responsible, but the suspects have not been formally charged and remain on the run.
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