Milwaukee police are investigating a battery that happened near 26th and Cherry around 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 14th.A 34-year-old Wauwatosa man told police that he was walking through Tiefenthaler Park from a friend’s house when he was punched in the back of the head by an unknown suspect, knocking him down. The victim says that several other suspects then punched and kicked him. Officials say the victim further alleges that he heard one of the suspects refer to Trayvon Martin as they were striking him.The victim is 34-year-old Christopher. FOX6 News is withholding his last name because he says he fears for his safety.“I get hit from behind, I get spun around, and then I get tackled and knocked to the ground. This lasted at least five minutes before I blacked out. I woke up and I remember thinking ‘is this ever going to end?’” Christopher told FOX6 News.Christopher says it’s the last thing he heard that made him want to share his story.“One of the guys who hit me said: ‘this is for Trayvon,’” Christopher said.
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