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Brutally Beaten Man Dies

Brutally Beaten Man Dies

Posted - May 17, 2004 at 11:12 a.m.



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(KSL News) -- A man dies, after he was brutally beaten in Salt Lake.

Police say two-by-fours and beer bottles were used to hit 37-year-old Jesus Morales in the head several times.

Brutally Beaten Man Dies

An emergency crew found Morales in his car Sunday near 700 W. 140 North, after someone approached them while they were parked in a grocery store parking lot, and told them there was an injured man nearby.

Officials say he was in extremely critical condition, and later died at the hospital.

Authorities are now searching for whoever is responsible for the beating.

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