PD: Teen kicked in head, face multiple times during mob attack

Michael Quitko, Antonio Richardson, Jovan Newman, Lewis Drue and Wesley Nicholas. (Photo courtesy: Newport News)

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Police have arrested multiple teens after they allegedly assaulted a 17-year-old teen in Newport News.

The victim told police he was at a party located in the 200 Block of Cabell Drive on Jan. 28 when a confrontation ensued between him and 19-year-old Wesley Nicholas.

The victim said he then left the party, but was attacked from behind by two other teens as he walked away. Police said one of the subjects was a 17-year-old male and the other was identified as 19-year-old Lewis Drue.

According to police, three others joined in on the assault: 18-year-old Antonio Richardson, 18-year-old Michael Quitko and 20-year-old Jovan Newman. Nicholas, Drue, Richardson, Quitko and Newman were charged in this crime.

Police said the victim sustained facial and head injuries due to the assault.

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