St. Louis police are looking for a group of 10 to 15 people who brutally beat a 51-year-old man.
It happened near the public library in the 3300 block of South Grand around 11:40 p.m. on October 21.
St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay was the first person to spot the victim. He tells NewsChannel 5 he was driving along Grand with his security officer when they saw the crowd from a distance.
Slay says when they got closer the crowd ran off, leaving the bloody and unconscious victim and a friend.The friend said he and the victim were walking from a nearby grocery store when the man was punched in the face and knocked out cold for no reason.