Ky. veteran injured in attack

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by WHAS editors

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Posted on July 4, 2014 at 5:05 PM

Louisville, Ky. (WHAS11) - A Kentucky Air Force veteran is hospitalized with critical injuries after an attack outside a Lexington restaurant.

The family of 56-year-old Victor Dykes said he was sucker punched and suffered serious brain injuries after confronting some young men near his motorbike on July 3.

Dykes also reportedly suffered a broken jaw, nose and has fluid around his lungs.

A 24-year-old college student is charged in the assault.

He was released after posting $7,500 dollars bond and is expected to appear in court later this month.
 

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