Man found brutally beaten on Friday night
A 59-year-old man was found seriously beaten Friday night off D Road, and investigators are searching for answers.
The man’s name and condition were not released Saturday, but Mesa County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Lisa McCammon said the man was alive after being taken to St. Mary’s Hospital shortly after 11 p.m. Friday with serious head injuries.
A Colorado State Patrol trooper saw the man on the ground while making a routine patrol of the wildlife area off D Road, McCammon said.
The wildlife area is between 30 Road and 31 Road.
The Sheriff’s Department was called to the scene Friday and continues to investigate the incident, McCammon said.
Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 241-STOP. Callers can remain anonymous.