Dallas police say they're 'investigating circumstances leading to injuries sustained' by comatose Dallas attorney

Dallas Morning News / Travis Hudson / 5:37 pm on December 12, 2012

Update at 5:37 p.m: Moments ago, Dallas PD tweeted a brief note concerning Damien Falgoust. It also refers to the attorney as an "injured person," and says, in full:

The Dallas Police Department Crimes Against Person's Division is investigating a report that involves Mr. Damien Falgoust. Detectives are investigating the circumstances leading to injuries sustained to Mr. Falgoust on December 7, 2012, at 2:30 am, in the 1900 block of Greenville Avenue. Detectives continue to keep Mr. Falgoust's family abreast of the progress of the investigation. Anyone having information concerning this case should contact the Dallas Police Department – Detective D. Singer at 214-671-3854 or 214-671-3603.

Update at 5:24 p.m. by staff writer Robert Wilonsky: A search of Dallas Police Department incident reports shows the assault on Damien Falgoust has been classified as an "injured person." The report says Falgoust was "apparently assaulted" by unknown suspects, and that Dallas Fire-Rescue "received [an] unconscious person call" at 1914 Greenville Avenue at 2:31 a.m. Friday. It also notes that Dallas police "were not contacted."

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By Avi S. Adelman under Public safety , Lower Greenville