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UPDATE: Victim Identified in Independence Day Assault

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Update:

The Monongalia County Sheriff's Department has identified the victim of an assault in the Cheat Lake area as Keith Hilliard, 24, of Monongalia County.  Hilliard is in good condition at Ruby Memorial Hospital, according to a hospital spokeswoman.

The sheriff's department investigation is ongoing.

Original Story:

The Monongalia County Sheriff's Department responded to a report of a unresponsive man in the Morgan's Run area of Cheat Lake.

Sheriff deputies said the man was found along the road and unresponsive.

The man was taken to Ruby Memorial Hospital, and he appears to be the victim of an assault, officials said.

His name and condition are not being released to protect his privacy and preserve the integrity of the investigation.

If you have any information call the sheriff's department at 304-291-7260.