BRIDGEPORT — An assault with a bat Thursday night in the city landed one person in the hospital, according to officials.

Around 8:20 p.m., AMR alerted police to a possible assault.

Medical personnel indicated that a person was assaulted by another person, armed with a bat, according to Scott Appleby, director of emergency communications and emergency management.

The incident happened in the 2500 block of East Main Street.

Medics transported the victim to a city hospital. Appleby said the extent of the victim’s injuries were not immediately known.

Police continue to investigate.

Anyone with information can call the Bridgeport police tip line at 203-576-TIPS.