By CLYDE FORD
Staff Writer, Charles Town
WAYNESBORO, Pa. - A 15-year-old Waynesboro boy was beaten severely when he left school Friday afternoon by a group of four or five other teenagers, according to Waynesboro Police.
The boy, Mark Travitz, was taken to Waynesboro Hospital. His condition was unavailable Friday night.
The boy was walking on Clayton Avenue, about a block from Waynesboro Senior High School when witnesses said the teenagers approached him and attacked, said Waynesboro Police Officer Michael Bock.
The boy's head was slammed against a parked car and then he was knocked to the ground, Bock said.
The boy's head was then pounded into the street and while he was down the attackers kicked him repeatedly, Bock said.