Man seriously injured after playground fight

The playground where the victim was found at Sibley Elementary School. (May 24, 2014)
The playground where the victim was found at Sibley Elementary School. (May 24, 2014)

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A man in his 20s is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being assaulted outside of Sibley School Friday.

Witnesses say they saw a large fight outside of the school around 8:30 p.m. Friday, according to the Grand Rapids Police Department.

Police found the man unconscious on the school’s playground.

The man is at Butterworth Hospital with life-threatening injuries and possible bleeding to the brain.

Authorities are still looking for at least three suspects and are investigating if a weapon was used, GRPD said.

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