Safford Police find man beaten unconscious

SAFFORD – Early Saturday morning at approximately 3:00 am, police were dispatched to the area of the 600 block of South 6thavenue in reference to an unconscious male outside in that area.  Upon arrival, Safford officers located Jason Johnson.  Mr. Johnson had sustained serious injuries consistent with those from a fight.  Mr. Johnson was unable to make a statement at the time to officers.  Mr. Johnson was transported to the hospital for treatment.

The extent of the Mr. Johnson’s injuries and his current condition were not immediately available.

The matter is under investigation of Safford Police Detectives.