Superior Police Investigating Cause of Man's Injuries

By KBJR News 1

Superior Police Investigating Cause of Man's Injuries

April 23, 2013 Updated Apr 23, 2013 at 3:45 PM CDT

Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Superior Police are investigating the circumstances behind a man's injuries that has left him in critical condition since Sunday night.

Around 11 p.m. on Sunday night, a white male, in his mid 30's was admitted to the emergency room at the Essentia Health St. Mary's Superior. Initial police reports say that the male was located lying in the road near Belknap Street and Ohio Avenue. However, this version of events was found to be inaccurate and suspicious circumstances were apparent.

The victim appeared to be sufferring from head trauma and was unconcious. He was transported to Essentia Health St. Mary's in Duluth where he is still listed as being in critical condition.

Police are withholding the name of the victim.

An arrest has been made in connection to the incident and the suspect will make an initial appearance in Douglas County Court on Wednesday.

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