ABILENE, Texas -

An Abilene man was taken to the hospital after allegedly being assaulted.

The victim, 37, told police a 30-year-old Hispanic man assaulted him with a deadly weapon. The incident happened in the 1800 block of Roosevelt Street on Monday.

The suspect fled before police arrived, according to a police report.

The victim was taken to Hendrick Medical Center. He received injuries to his ankle and chest.