NEW BEDFORD — A man says he was attacked and robbed not far from Weld Square in New Bedford.

The man told police he was hit in the face and robbed of his wallet in the area of 1746 Purchase Street sometime after 11 p.m. on Monday. The man was taken to St. Luke's Hospital.

A description of the suspects was not provided by police.

The robbery comes after a similar incident on Sunday night, when a man was robbed while in his vehicle at Weld Square.