STOCKTON (CBS13) – Police say a man is in critical condition after being hit with a 25-pound weight during a “play wrestling” match that escalated to a real fight.
According to the Stockton Police Department, the incident happened just after 8 p.m. Thursday along the 3000 block of N. El Dorado Street. Police say that a 41-year-old man was wrestling with two other men at the scene.READ MORE: Rices Fire Updates: Some Evacuation Orders Lifted As Crews Make Progress In Fire Fight
For some reason, police say the match got out of hand, leading to the other two men hitting the 41-year-old with a 25-pound weight multiple times.READ MORE: FDA Recommends Changing Composition Of Covid-19 Vaccines For Use This Fall
The two suspects left the scene in a tan, 2003 Cadillac with the California license plate number 5CUP997.MORE NEWS: After 43 Days On The Run, The Woman Accused Of Killing An Elite San Francisco Cyclist Was Captured In Costa Rica
The 41-year-old man was taken to the hospital. Police say that he is currently listed in critical, but stable, condition.