A Valley teen is recovering in the hospital after he says he was brutally attacked Sunday night.
Police say Christian Cunningham was walking to a gas station near 44th Street and Knox in Ahwatukee when the driver of a yellow Hummer attempted to run Cunningham and his friends over.
“They were a half a foot from hitting us. The second time, my friend threw a rock at the Hummer and that’s when it stopped.”
Cunningham says a group came out of the Hummer.
“One of the guys said 'I want to hurt you. I want to see you bleed,'” said Cunningham.
Cunningham says he was repeatedly punched. He said his head kept hitting the ground and he started to have a seizure.
“I thought I was going to die,” said Cunningham.
Police say they arrested two 19 year olds and charged them with Aggravated assault and they are looking for one more.
Cunningham will be transferred to a brain injury rehab facility for therapy.
The family has set up an account at Wells Fargo if anyone is interested in donating to help pay for his medical bills.
The account is under Caring for Christian Cunningham.