8/4/2014 10:44:00 AM Cottonwood man dies from stab wound
Aug. 3, about 10:45 p.m., Cottonwood Police were called to Mingus Avenue and 14th Street following a report of people yelling for help. When police arrived, they discovered a 29-year-old Cottonwood man, lying on the side of the road with a puncture wound to his chest.
A passerby had stopped and was administering CPR to the man as he appeared to have no noticeable pulse.
The man was transferred a short time later to Verde Valley Medical Center where he died of his injuries.
At this time, the investigation continues, according to Cottonwood police.
Detectives are asking the public to call (928-634-4246, ext 105) and report any suspicious activity they may have observed in the area last night.
The victim's name is not being released at this time until his relatives are notified.