Stewartville, MN  (KROC AM News) - A Stewartville man says he was assaulted and cut up Saturday night at his home.

The 38-year-old man lives in the 2200 block of Petersen Dr NW.

He told Olmsted County deputies he went into his garage around 9 p.m. Saturday to check his grill when he was attacked. The man says his attacker hit him over the head from behind and then began trying to stab him. The man says after the attacker left, he made his way inside and called 911. Deputies arrived to find the man on the floor in the foyer, holding a knife he says was used in the attack.

A spokesman says the man had superficial cuts to his abdomen and was taken to St. Marys Hospital where he was treated and released.  

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