Two policemen were injured when about 30 hooded youths attacked a patrol of five policemen of the Exarchia police station at the intersection of Themistokleous and Eressou streets at 19:35 on Tuesday. The attack was made with stones, sticks, hammers and other items.
The two policemen, one injured by a hammer on the head, were taken to the 401 military hospital for treatment. The hooded youths fled the scene, while police forces arriving at the scene searched for the perpetrators but without any arrests being made.