A suspect was taken into custody Tuesday evening, accused of continuously assaulting a man in Spring Valley, the San Diego Sheriff’s Department (SDSO) confirmed.
Sheriff’s deputies received a 911 call regarding a fight between two men at a 7-11 in the 2800 block of Bancroft Drive around 9:35 p.m.
Officers found an unresponsive man lying in the parking lot with injuries to his head and face.
Sean Robert Kennedy allegedly knocked the victim to the ground and continued to assault him while he was on the ground.
Kennedy fled but was taken into custody by detectives from the Fugitive Task Force.
He was booked into the San Diego Central Jail on a single count of assault with a deadly weapon causing great bodily injury.
The victim was taken to the hospital and is in critical condition.