Las Vegas police seeking information on attack of homeless man

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Las Vegas police seeking information on attack of homeless man

By Krista Hostetler. CREATED Jan 23, 2014

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Las Vegas police need the public's help solving the case involving an attack on a homeless man.

On Jan. 7 at approximately 6:45 a.m., patrol officers responded to an alley behind the 2200 block of North Jones Boulevard to investigate reports of an injured individual.

Arriving officers found a white adult male, suffering from significant blunt force trauma. He was transported to UMC Trauma Center where he remains unresponsive and in extremely critical condition.

The victim is believed to be homeless and is described as a white male, 35 years of age, standing 6'3" and weighing 215 pounds with short brown hair and hazel eyes.

When found, the victim was wearing a black jacket, red shirt and blue jeans, however he was not wearing any socks or shoes.

Police released a previous booking photo of the victim, who sometimes uses the first name, John.

Anyone with information on the victim's injuries or anyone who may have information concerning this crime is urged to call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.

Krista Hostetler

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Krista Hostetler is the Senior Web Editor for and KTNV Mobile.