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Virginia Dashkovitz was found unresponsive and severely beaten July 5. Police are looking for a suspect who walks with a significant limp. Virginia Dashkovitz was found unresponsive and severely beaten July 5. Police are looking for a suspect who walks with a significant limp.
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PHOENIX (CBS5) -

Phoenix police are looking for a man caught by a surveillance camera in connection with the severe beating of a woman transient who was found unconscious July 5.

Virginia Dashkovitz, who was found along the Black Canyon access road just south of Camelback Road, remained in critical condition at a Phoenix hospital Friday.

The suspect was captured on video around the time of the beating, according to a Silent Witness news release.

The suspect was wearing baggy pants and a dark T-shirt and walked with a significant limp, according to the release.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Silent Witness at 480 W-I-T-N-E-S-S (480-948-6377), or toll free at 1-800-343-TIPS. Anonymous can be left at SilentWitness.org.

Here is the link to the Silent Witness Flyer being distributed:

http://www.silentwitness.org/Pictures/2013-1622%20Attempt%20Homicide%20-%20Virginia%20Dashkovitz%281%29.pdf

Copyright 2013 CBS 5 (KPHO Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.

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