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60-year-old found unconscious and seriously injured due to an assault

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At 7:35 a.m. a 911 call was placed from the 8500 block of State Route 410 outside of Naches. The caller reported finding an unconscious male who was intoxicated. Initially, the injuries to the male were believed to have been caused from a fall. Further investigation and medical examination indicated that the males’ serious injuries were more likely than not, caused by an assault.

The 60-year-old male was transported to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries. After his initial treatment, the male was transported by helicopter to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, Washington.

The suspect (s) has not been identified in this case. Evidence from the scene was collected for testing. If you have any information on this serious felony assault, please call the Yakima County Sheriff’s Office immediately.

SGT Christopher Gray #48
Yakima County Sheriff’s Office
(509) 574-2500 – dispatch/24-hours
Anyone with information about any wanted subjects are encouraged to call your local law enforcement agencies or Crime Stoppers at 800-248-9980 or visit www.crimestoppersyakco.org.