Police ask for help in identifying attack victim

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man found lying in the roadway early Wednesday morning. He had been hit in the head.

The Baton Rouge Police Department reported the man was found on Scenic Highway near Airline Highway around 3:30 a.m. He was rushed to the hospital and at last report was in grave condition.

The victim is described as a black man between 5'8" and 5'10" and weighing 160 to 165 pounds. He has a dark complexion with a low haircut. He has two tattoos with the word "P-Dog" on his stomach and left bicep.

Police added the man has gold teeth with two teeth missing in the front. He was wearing a white t-shirt, blue jeans and Adidas sneakers.

Anyone with information on who the victime could be should call Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

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