The motive for the attack was unclear as was the extent of his injuries.
The victim was identified as David Sonson.
He is reported to have been attacked by two men at about 1:00 am today.
The victim was taken to hospital via ambulance.
Last night at about 9:00 pm a young man was attacked near the Blue Coral building by three other youths, according to eyewitnesses.
The eyewitnesses told the Times that the victim was using a laptop computer at the time.
They reported that he was chopped on the leg with a cutlass.
The injured youngster, said to be in his late teens or early twenties, was relieved of his laptop computer.
He was taken to hospital via ambulance.