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Man beaten by nearly a dozen people, likely juveniles

Man beaten by nearly a dozen people, likely juveniles »Play Video

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A man was severely beaten Tuesday evening at Sears Park in Oildale.

Sheriff's investigators said as many as 11 people took part in the beating of 32-year-old Zachary Mains, and two of them were girls.

The victim, Mains,  was asleep in the park around 5:30 p.m., according to sheriff's Lt. Steve Hansen, and awoke to an attack by several juveniles. 

Mains is hospitalized in serious condition with major head trauma. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff's office at (661) 861-3110 or Secret Witness at (661) 322-4040.