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Chatham Authorities Need Help Identifying Assault Victim

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RALEIGH, N.C. — Authorities hope a new clue will help them identify a man severely beaten.

They released a photo of a tattoo on the victim's back that "Boss Hog."

The victim is a black male in his mid-20s or 30s. He is of medium height with a thin build and cornrows in his hair.

A woman walking her dog found the victim in a parking lot around 9 a.m. Wednesday near Eagle Point off of Highway 751 near the Durham County line.

The man is listed in critical condition at UNC Hospitals.

Anyone with information about the man's identity should contact the Chatham County Sheriff's Office at

(919) 542-2911


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