SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO AM) - Police say a Sioux Falls man suffered severe facial injuries during an assault early Sunday morning at an apartment on South Dakota Avenue.
Officer Sam Clemens says police went to the apartment to check on a 911 hang up call.
Clemens says they found the 39-year-old male victim hiding in a closet. One of his eyes was swollen shut, the other one was almost closed and he suffered several cuts to his forehead. Police say the victim's alleged attacker was still in the apartment when they arrived.
Clemens says 22-year-old Andrew Willard Red Cloud of Sioux Falls is charged with aggravated assault.
There's no word on the victim’s condition and police don’t know what sparked the beating.