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Three people charged with beating a man, leaving him zip-tied in the trunk

According to officials, a 34-year-old victim was found by firefighters on Thursday at a quarry in northeast Cabarrus County.
Credit: WFMY News 2

SALISBURY, N.C. — Firefighters responding to a 911 call rescued a naked man found zip-tied and severely hurt in the trunk of his car at a North Carolina quarry, and a sheriff’s office charged three people in the incident.

News outlets report the 34-year-old victim was found by firefighters on Thursday at a quarry in northeast Cabarrus County. 

The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office said the man was taken to a hospital with facial fractures, a broken sternum, a small brain bleed, and lung issues. The sheriff’s office also said the victim tried to sell one of the assailants a gun and was robbed.