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PD: 60-year-old man taken to hospital after he was beaten, stomped on by 3 young men

The victim was assaulted near 16th Avenue and Tonto Street around 6 a.m. Sunday morning, police say.
Credit: Phoenix PD

PHOENIX — Phoenix Police say a man suffered life-threatening head injuries after an aggravated assault near 16th Avenue and Tonto Street around 6 a.m. Sunday morning.

The 60-year-old man was taken to a hospital and is in extremely critical condition and unable to be interviewed, police said.

According to police, witness statements and other evidence found at the scene provided information on three young men beating and stomping on the victim before they fled the scene.

The men are between the ages of 16 to 20, according to police.

The suspects have not yet been identified. Anyone with information on this incident is encouraged to call the Phoenix Police Department at 602-262-6151 or if they wish to remain anonymous, 480-WITNESS (948-6377).

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