Elko Man Jailed In Baseball Bat Beating

An Elko man is in jail on suspicion of attempted murder for the alleged beating of another man with a baseball bat.

Elko police said the 20-year-old victim, Alex Darcangelis, was flown to a Salt Lake City hospital with a serious head injury after he was found unconscious at a home Monday night.

According to police, 23-year-old Francisco Marin Uribe was located and arrested a few hours later after the injured man regained consciousness and identified his attacker.

Investigators said the victim may have owed the suspect money.

Uribe was being held on $50,000 bail.