Fight sends man to hospital

Published 09/03 2012 07:37PM

Updated 09/04 2012 11:52AM

CHAMPAIGN -- Police are looking for the suspect of an aggravated battery. It happened Saturday, August 25, in the 600-block of South State Street.

A man was found unconscious and bleeding when officers responded to reports of a fight at that location. Witnesses say the victim was punched by another man at the party.

The victim fell from a retaining wall and hit his head on the concrete sidewalk. He's currently hospitalized with a brain injury from the assault.

The suspect is described as a black man, 6', muscular build and short hair. At the time, he was wearing a striped shirt and baggy pants. He may go by the street name "Mellow D."

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers. You can remain anonymous and may earn a cash reward.

Champaign County Crime Stoppers
(217) 373 - TIPS
Text: Tip397 + info to CRIMES (274637)

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