Man left in critical condition after multiple assaults

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WEST VALLEY CITY (ABC4 Utah) – A call came in early this morning, a woman reporting to dispatchers that she found her husband stabbed in the neck. He was not conscious. 

Unified Fire Authority and West Valley City Police Department arrived on scene a short time later. It was just after 7 this morning in the Aspen Village apartments, near 3051 West 3500 South in West Valley City. 

West Valley City police say that an unidentified man was taken to the hospital in critical condition. He was significantly injured and obviously assaulted several times. Police say it is difficult to tell his age. 

They say it is also difficult to tell how he was injured, although it was called in as a stabbing, it could possibly have been a shooting. Investigators are on scene now talking with witnesses. 

We will bring you more, updated information as it is made available. 

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