Alfred Martin was found injured in the road. He is not wanted by deputies. (Source: Anderson Co. Sheriff's Office)
ANDERSON, SC (FOX Carolina) -
The Anderson County Sheriff's office said Tuesday, they are investigating an aggravated assault that occurred in front of a local lounge.
Deputies said it happened at approximately 9:20 p.m. They responded to a call of a man lying in the roadway in front of Big D's Lounge on West Whitner Street.
Deputies said the male, who was identified as Alfred Donnie Martin, Jr., 39, of Linley Street, Anderson, was found unconscious and suffering from blunt force trauma to the head.
Deputies said Martin was transported to AnMed Health and is currently in critical condition.
Investigators said they are continuing to search for evidence and interview lounge patrons, along with neighborhood residents. As of right now, no charges have been filed in connection with the assault.
Deputies provided us with a photo of the victim, which is attached to this story.
Deputies told us anyone with information is asked to contact the Andersons County Sheriff's Office at 864-260-4400 or Crime Stoppers at 888-CRIMESC (274-6372).
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