York County authorities are asking for the public's help to investigate a Jan. 31 incident in Rock Hill where a 49-year-old man was found near a road, unconscious with injuries to his face and head.
The sheriff's office has identified the man as Eric Jay Joseph who sometimes goes by the nicknames "E" or "EJ."
A passerby found Joseph around 11 p.m. last Friday, according to a news release issued Wednesday afternoon from the York County Sheriff's Office. He was found lying beside the road, near the corner of Soulsville and Stan Stella roads in Rock Hill.
Investigators do not know yet how Joseph was injured.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Crime Stoppers of York County at 1-877-409-4321 or go online to www.yorkcrimestoppers.com. York County detectives can be reached at 803-628-3059.
Anna Douglas 803-329-4068