Injured man found lying on sidewalk, police investigating

ELKHART, Ind. -- An injured man was found lying on the sidewalk in the 400 block of Prospect Street around 3:30 a.m. Sunday, according to Elkhart Police.

The victim, 40-year-old Michael Jackson of East Chicago, Indiana, was transported to Elkhart General Hospital.

Doctors told police Jackson's injuries were life threatening.

The Elkhart County Homicide Unit responded to the scene and is assisting in the investigation.

They believe Jackson's injuries are the result of an altercation, but no other details were released.

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