A man found unconscious and seriously hurt in a Brandon alley late Thursday night is in stable condition in a Winnipeg hospital, police say.
The 37-year-old man was found lying in the zero-hundred block laneway between Eighth Street and Ninth Street at about 10:30 p.m. that night. Police say he was unresponsive and he had upper body injuries from what appeared to be a beating.
He was first taken to Brandon hospital, but later transferred to the Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg, where he required further treatment, although he is apparently now in stable condition
Police say that they're investigating, and they are asking for tips.