DATE: August 12, 2013
TO: All Media
FROM: Sheriff Dan Peak
On 08/11/2013 at 0347 hours the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office received a report from Tiffany Mays that a dark colored passenger car pulled up to her and her husband, Curtis L. Mays 18 years of age, as they were walking on US69 Hwy just north of 520th Ave. and started exchanging words with him.
Tiffany Mays said that four unknown males with dark complexions then got out of the car and began hitting and kicking Curtis Mays knocking him to the ground and continued assaulting him. The subjects then got back into the car and drove away southbound in a dark-colored sedan leaving Curtis Mays in the center of the south bound lane of US69 Hwy unconscious.
A Deputy arrived on scene at 0348 hours and rendered aid to Curtis Mays while waiting for EMS to arrive. Curtis Mays was flown from the scene by Eagle Med for his injuries. The extent of Mays’ injuries is unknown. Pittsburg Police investigated a similar incident around 0256 hours.
The suspects and vehicle description matched Tiffany Mays’ description.
Also responding to the scene were Baker Fire Department and Pittsburg Police. Sheriff’s Deputies worked with Pittsburg Police throughout the day Sunday conducting interviews and following numerous leads. This incident is still under investigation.